Scam Tip Report #98883 - Buying a car scam


Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
Anonymous
Keilor, Victoria, Australia
2020-04-30 08:35:40
Classified Ads Scam
Buying a car scam 
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
Bobbi Dawn Love
Email Address:
bobbilove34@gmail.com
Country of Scam:
Australia (AU)
Text message received first from BULKSMS
Hello good morning i want to know if your CAR you posted on CARSALES is still up for sale if yes,please kindly email me at bobbilove34@gmail.com thanks
(Punctuation is as per text message)

After you send them an email you receive an email saying:

Thanks for getting back,i'm cool with the price likewise the condition as described on the advert,I work on a remote mine site in Perth WA presently. and the reception is terrible. We do not have access to phone at the moment only fair since the NBN took over the sat service from Skymesh, which is why I contacted you with internet messaging facility.

Regarding the payment,i will be paying you through PayPal linked up with my Nab 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 NT after the whole fund has been cleared into your acct.

Regards,
Bobbi

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