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Somewhere in United States
2012-10-26 23:36:06
Classified Ads Scam
Craigslist (
+1 Craigslist phishing 
Name Unknown
Email Address:,
I put a big ticket item up for sale on Craigslist. Then I get an email from with the big ticket item in the subject line, and the following text in the body:
\"Is this AD on Craigslist still available?If yes let me know the present condition of it and why you are selling it please.

Original post:
If this email is a scam or spam please flag it now:

When I hit reply, this email is populated in the \"to\" field:
Follow Ups/Extra Information. Most recent is listed first.
Hendra   (Mountain View, CA, United States) Added the following extra information on :2012-11-20 10:33:47
Henry Edward
Email Address:
I put item on local Craigslist and got the following response from Henry : Do you still have the listing for sale?Let me know the present condition of it and why you are selling it.
When I reply, I got the following response from Henry Edward :
Hello ,
Thanks for your reply concerning my inquiry. I am quite comfortable with the condition of the item.I will add $30 to the purchase price... for you to hold it for me,Please provide your full name, Address and your Phone number so that I can send your payment.I will be paying you by a Money Order /Bank Check. It will take 2 -3 days for the payment to get to you,As for delivery, I will make arrangements for the pick-up after you have received payment,If this meets your approval, kindly get back to me,as soon as possible, with your name, phone # and mailing address where payment will be sent,so that I can have my assistant get the Money Order /Bank Check ready.
Note: As soon as you have your money in hand,we can talk about the picking up of the item. I would like you to take the posting off the site today and consider it sold to me.
Best Regards Henry Edward

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