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|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
Classified Ads Scam
|+1 Scam attempt on gumtree ad |
I was suspicious so googled name for scam alert and saw he has tried to rip other people off by getting them to pay for delivery etc.
If you see this name on gumtree dont reply.
|Roman (Taylors Hill, Victoria, Australia) Added the following extra information on :2017-11-28 21:53:51|
Posted an ad in gumtree to sell our dining suite furniture, this asshole sent me a message asking for my email, bit suspicious, and he sent me this email asking more details.
His Email below, don't be fooled: Email addresses used: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks a lot for the email. I am away at sea at the moment,i work with New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) and we are presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on kapo project. We do not have access to phone at the moment,its 5days off and 25days on,which is why I contacted you with internet messaging facility. Where is it located at the moment?
I am buying it for my for my holiday and i want it delivered before my arrival.I won't be able to come for the inspection due to the nature of my work and i would have called but our calling is restricted.Regarding the payment,pls get back to me with your final asking price and your paypal details so i can process the payment,you can alternatively send your bsb and acct number if you have no paypal acct.I have also contacted my courier who will come for pick up after the whole fund has been cleared into your acct.
Subject: Re: Harvey Norman Dining Set $1,500.00