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Username: brownxxx1 - Classifieds Buyer Scam


Meso  (Student)
Jul 23, 2012, 5:48 AM
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Username: brownxxx1 - Classifieds Buyer Scam Can't Post

The following scam has been reported. This user is confirmed as a scammer and one should cut all contact with any e-mails they may have received from them.

On 22-Jul-2012 someone submitted their contact information in response to your ad in the Classifieds. Please reply to this email to contact the person directly.

Username => brownxxx1

Name => bennett brown

FromEmail =>


Country => Alabama

Comments => Hello Seller,
I want to buy this gear for sale Mirage G4.1 M4 - BRAND,and need to know how much are you asking for it? and please i can only pay using paypal,and after payments has been made i will arrange for pick up of the Mirage G4.1 M4 - BRAND,Email -

Have a nice day,
bennett brown

Click here to read more about these kind of scams.


  • DO NOT do business with anyone who offers to send you payment for a higher amount than your selling price with the understanding that you'll send back the balance.

  • Be suspicious of anyone claiming to be acting on behalf of a "client" or another "customer".

  • Be suspicious of anyone claiming to be from Nigeria or West Africa

  • If you agree to accept a check payment, then do not send anything, gear or "change" before the check cleared. And be careful, if you manage to clear a fraudulent check then you may be liable for the damages if the bank finds out later. Make sure your bank authenticates the check.

  • If it sounds to good to be true, then it probably is.
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Aug 11, 2012, 12:03 AM
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