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|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Sarasota, FL, United States
Classified Ads Scam
I goggled this email address and found his name as a spammer on this website!
|No Name (Kankakee, IL, United States) Added the following extra information on :2013-02-24 20:28:05|
I TOO GOT A LOT OF EMAIL FROM MATT JACKSON ! I WILL CONTACT FBI SO THEY CAN SET HIM UP ! THIS WAS AS SO YEARS AGO I WAS TRIED TO SCAM ME ON SPORTSTER.COM
|scott (Miami, FL, United States) Added the following extra information on :2012-08-08 06:33:32|
got a text at 0607 AM asking if my motorcycle that I had advertised on Craigslist was still available. Asked me to respond to email@example.com ....thanks to this site he will get no response
|No Name (Indian River, MI, United States) Added the following extra information on :2012-08-03 17:27:25|
First contact was from RMarcheski@aol.com asking if my motorcycle was still for sale on craigslist. Follow up contact is from firstname.lastname@example.org.
Found to be typical of the gmail address, pay $100 extra to hold the deal and promise of a shipper, etc.
I would not have responded at all if I had known the reply to address was that different.
|No Fool (Downey, CA, United States) Added the following extra information on :2012-07-09 19:15:54|
+19193519312: Hello seller, i will like to know if you still have this item up for sale? 2009 Lexus IS 250 - Luxury Loaded - Warranty - 33K mi - $26,500 (Northridge)and i will like you to kindly get back to me via email@example.com if you still have it available for sale. 9:36 AM
Me: Yes. 9:40 AM
+19193519312: Thanks so much for your swift response, am highly interested in purchasing your item and i will like to offer you $26,000 for the Item, only if you consider my offer as your concluding buyer and also i may not be able to come down to you to check the Item due to some vita reasons and for the nature of my work, additionally you will not be responsible for the shipping arrangement and the shipping fee only if you are ready to dispense the Item. Am gonna contact a shipping company and make an arrangement on that, kindly get back to me with the Item location so i can make the pick up arrangement besides the shipping charges. To give out your money will be through PayPal because they are easier and the fastest means of sending and receiving money so kindly get back to me with your PayPal email address for quick payment and if you are new to this i will ask you to visit www.PayPal.com and get registered with them, once you are through on the site just get back to me with your paypal email address for a quick transaction thanks and please i will like you to get back to me with more pics of the item Thanks. Stay Blessed.... 3:42 PM
Me: Frankly, that sounds suspicious. 4:06 PM
+19193519312: how? 4:08 PM
Me: Just googled you...not interested. Your offeeing too many people the same scam. 4:11 PM
|No Name (US) Added the following extra information on :2012-06-20 17:09:37|
Txt message received in response to a motorcycle I have listed for sale on Craigslist.
"Hello seller, i will like to know if you still have this item up for sale? (Title of CL ad here) and i will like you to kindly get back to me via firstname.lastname@example.org if you still have it available for sale."
Quick Google search and here we are... end of story. Thank you everyone for posting your stories as well.