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LATEST SCAM? FAMILIAR "SHIPPING AGENT" THREAD(3 posts)

LATEST SCAM? FAMILIAR "SHIPPING AGENT" THREADtri_rage
Jan 16, 2004 7:45 AM
ALCON - Have received similiar messages thought I would share. Anyone else receive the same? See Message Below.
I thought tying the name "James Copper" to the occupation as a "Miner" was funny.

Hello,
Thanks for the info you gave me.
Really is what i have been seraching for for the last 6 months.But right now is new year and i can see that i finanaly got one.Really i am highy happy with the pics is too lovely its really my chioce,i will want us to conclude asap and not to delay i will want us to conclude on
the payment and shipping.
I will want you to that i am really ok with the price and right now i am really eager to see it cos the pics is too lovely i cant wait to see it.
Pls as for the shipping i will handle that myself i shall contact my shipping agent to handle it by coming down to your location for the pick-up.
I'm from Moscow,I live by the sea side in The Republic of Russia.
I work as a Minner(people that extract mineral resoruces).I always come my home in The Moscow,every 4 Months and travel back to my place of Work in Berlin.
I am really glad that you want me to get the BIKE and i will be happy also when i get it really i am really eager to see it .And my method of payment is with a certified cashiers check which i belive is the best way and if you are ok with that pls get back to me so that we conclude on it today.
Thank wait to your email today
Regard
CJ
re: LATEST SCAM? FAMILIAR "SHIPPING AGENT" THREADtacoma401
Jan 16, 2004 9:32 AM
I have received similar e-mail replies all the time. These guys just have a really hard time with spelling and grammar. He/she or they use similar "so called" words as "cos" for cause, "pls" for please and cheesily sound very desperately interested in our bikes and want to close a deal "asap". They are all so similar. Either it's one guy ripping people off or they all had a terrible education in their younger years. If they are sending you a cashiers check from overseas that is suspicious or a check for more than what you are asking for or tell you that a shipping agent will happily walk up to your doorstep to make a pick-up.......they are full of S*h!+
re: What a coincidence!!!!!!tacoma401
Jan 16, 2004 11:38 AM
Speaking of the devil, the same guy e-mailed me today, now he's a building contractor though.......Here it is....

Hello,
> I'm really interested in your ad for sale..I'm willing to buy it..
> My name is Copper James....I'm from Moscow,I live by the sea side in The Republic of Russia.
> I work as a Building Contractor in Berlin in Mugu Company Ltd..I
> always come my home in The Moscow,every 4 Months and travel back to my place of Work in Berlin..I'll pay you with an American Cashier's Check,It's really O.K by me..It's too convinient for me. Pls Kindly get back to me with your last offer ( price )..
> I'll like to know its condition at this moment,and also send pics if available so that i can see.
> Pls Kindly mail me today,
> Thanks,
> Copper James....
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