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Darling Point, New South Wales, Australia
2014-08-11 04:31:14
Classified Ads Scam
Gumtree scam with car for sale (similar to tip #20586) 
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I am selling my car on Gumtree (Australia), listed early August. Received a text today from \"mat\" (no visible phone number). Quoted message:

I\'m interested in your vehicle, please what is your firm price& condt of it.Email me back ONLY at (mtmattaylor (at)

Sounded rather dodgy to me, so didn\'t even try replying, or sending an email for that matter. In stead, did a quick search and came across a nearly identical tip:
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