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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 21st, 2008, 9:45 am Thread Starter
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A new member by the name of "relly" sent me this PM:


I am interested in buying the M5 titanium exhaust that you have placed for sell now, and I would want to enquire about the present condition of the above mentioned, as well as some detail about you. I expect this timely enough.

As for the payment, I would need you to get back in touch with the last asking price as I will be paying with a certified cheque.

Lastly, please forward to me your full company's (or house address, telephone and fax) details as I will subsequently prefer reaching you through these facilities.

Yours interestingly,

Raymond Griffiths

Forward a Reply through email to my confidential email address @ "[email protected]" for confidential purposes.
He supposedly is from Morgantown, PA, but his writing style Nigeria. Please get rid of this clown.

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 21st, 2008, 11:11 am
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The writing style is always an immediate red flag. It has that broken british, learned from a textbook, trying to sound really smart, nonsense ring to it. I especially love the 'give me all your info' line.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 21st, 2008, 3:37 pm
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No question-scammer! Tell him that u are a little suspicious of his unusual request and is it ok to send his info to US Inspector General Office/ Mail/Internet Fraud Division and see what he says.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 22nd, 2008, 7:52 pm
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Moved him to limbo for the time being. He'll have to email to get some help, and we may find out a bit more.

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