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Elizabeth, South Australia, Australia
2012-05-13 22:25:27
Classified Ads Scam
+1 DavEd - trying to buy our car off of www.gumtree.com.au 
Name Unknown
Email Address:
Had an email response to our car ad on www.gumtree.com.au

We asked him to contact us and he just sent an email with the following message:

Hi thanks for the mail,am ok with the price and the condition,am
buying it for my holiday,because i\'ll be coming soon from our rig as
am a marine biologist working offshore,i won\'t be able to come for
the inspection due to the nature of my work,i would have love to call
in person but we have limited access to calls due to bad weather condition.
i will be paying you through PayPal,pls get back to me with your
PayPal details so i can proceed with the payment and contact the
courier agent who will come to pick it up and deliver it to my place prior my arrival.
Await your reply.

What a nugget.
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Connie   (Somewhere in Australia) Added the following extra information on :2012-08-23 05:25:10
Dave Edmond
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This scamer's name is Dave Edmond email daved1516@gmail.com , I was add advertising on website gumtree.com.au for motorhome for sale and not took long time he text me about 4 times and send mail about he want to buy my motorhome and ask me about PAYPAL and want to know my bank account he said he will transfer money to me he really want to buy my bus ,he not interesting to ask me any detials of the bus but he want to know my bank account,i ask him to come for test drive and look the bus frist and i ask him his contact number but he not give me then i check him email address that he is a scamer on guntree website , lucky me to see scamer check website.Thank you

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