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Bankstown, New South Wales, Australia
2014-01-16 17:59:16
Auction/eBay Scam
Gumtree
+1 gumtree: wants to over pay and then you to western union pay for courier 
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
John Morgan
Email Address:
johnmorgan2012@live.com
1. contacts to see if item you are selling is available. Offers to pay full price via pay pal immediately and oragnize shipping.
2. tells you that they have over paid you and you have to pay freight via western union
3. keeps messaging in attempts to get you to wire money to them.

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No Name   (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) Added the following extra information on :2014-01-30 15:15:53
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
John Morgan
Email Address:
johnmorgan2012@live.com
Telephone:
+14693006275
1. contacts to see if item you are selling is available. Offers to pay full price via pay pal immediately and oragnize shipping. 2. tells you that they have over paid you and you have to pay freight via western union 3. keeps messaging in attempts to get you to wire money to them.

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