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Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
Jade Bouttell
Crathorne, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
2012-07-08 16:50:45
Classified Ads Scam
Gumtree
Gumtree Scam
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Amanda Stackhouse
Email Address:
   amandastackhouse66@yahoo.com
I was selling my DS on gumtree got a email of this Amanda Stackhouse saying is your DS Still for say and her email address and then I messaged her back saying yes then I got a long email saying \'Hi Thanks for getting back to me i will want to know the recent
condition of this item and its total condition amount.I \'m sending it
to someone as a Birthday Gift in West Africa(Nigeria),via Royal Mail
International Signed For,but unfortunately I\'m not opportune to come
get the item myself,so i will really appreciate if you can kindly post
the item for me which i will offer you the sum of 70 pounds for
postage and packaging of the items Abroad.I will want us to sincerely deal with
each other through PayPal Online Auction or Via Bank Transfer,cause i
believe its safe for both of us..I will love you to get back to me
with all the answers and also PayPal money request or your bank
details and the overall cost of the total amount plus p&p and your
gumtree ad number,so payment can be made asap and i can get back to
you with the postage address...
do me a favour by removing the item on gumtree so another buyer will not bid for it..\'
so I searched her name over the internet and found out shes a scam and not the first time she as said this to people.
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