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Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
2013-07-18 11:09:03
Rental Scam
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Scammer looking to rent a room, needs money to pay moving fees,, Tran Thi Kim Hoang 
Tran Thi Kim Hoang
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This person contacted me today regarding a room I am renting out and asked me to pay some money to help move her items, claiming she is Vietnamese, born and bred in Australia, currently working in the Canadian coast guard, can\'t speak proper English, but needs an agent in China to ship her belongings to Malaysia.
A passport and old Melbourne driver\'s license was also attached. Possible identity theft here.

The person is operating under the email and uses alternative email addresses as well including:

There is a report against this person with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre:

Any kind-hearted person can easily fall victim to this scam, acting on good faith. Please be aware.
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