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|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Chula Vista, CA, United States
Classified Ads Scam
|+3 Look Out james bristo is at it again he also uses firstname.lastname@example.org|
Is it still up for sale?
|No Name (Billings Metropolitan Area, MT, United States) Added the following extra information on :2012-08-07 10:33:16|
Asking for final selling price on listed item. No other info.
|Chris GekkoOwner (US) Added the following extra information on :2012-08-06 19:01:22|
Here is what he put in his email...
Thanks for the mail...I will appreciate more pictures..I am ready to buy it now ,and due to the nature of my work,phone calls making and visiting of website are restricted but i squeezed out time to check this advert and send you an email regarding it.i would be glad to pay for it as soon as possible though i will not be available to come for an inspection due to my tight schedule.Kindly get back to me with the following questions below
1) What is the condition? 2) Are you the Owner? 3) Pick up Location? 4) Your Registered PayPal
Name and Registered PayPal Email Address For Me To Proceed With The Payment? I
would be glad to make the payment immediately through PayPal so kindly get back to me with your Registered PayPal Name and Registered PayPal Email Address For Me To Proceed With The Payment. You need not to worry yourself about title transfer and shipment,i will instruct the shipping company to handle that therefore in order to complete the transaction do get back to me with your Registered PayPal Name and Registered PayPal Email Address and total cost so that I can make the payment asap. I will be waiting for your reply!
|Christine (Rio Rancho, NM, United States) Added the following extra information on :2012-08-06 08:31:14|
I have submitted a prior report on this scammer after putting a high dollar item on Craigslist and having him contact me in an attempt to get PayPal account information. This is another email address that he uses along with email@example.com.