Scam Tip Report #23999 - Gum tree sale money transfer scam


Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
Sam
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
2015-08-26 17:48:56
Overpayment Scam
Gumtree
Gum tree sale money transfer scam 
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
Taite Whitikaupeka
Email Address:
whitepeka60@outlook.com
Adverstised a motorbike on gumtree and got a couple of emails from this wanker. (see below). Wanted money tranfered into some western union / payoal set up that didn even make any sense. scum.

Thanks for getting back,i'm cool with the price likewise the condition as described on the advert,i work with New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) and we are presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on kupe project.We do not have access to phone at the moment and that's why I contacted you with internet messaging facility.Regarding the payment,i will be paying you through PayPal linked up with my westpac bank account,please get back to me with your paypal details so i can process the payment,you can alternatively send your bsb acct name and number if you have no PayPal acct.I have also contacted my courier who will come for pick up and deliver it to my place in Darwin after the whole fund has been cleared into your acct.
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