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Persistent Scammer

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by purfektstranger, Mar 4, 2006.


  1. purfektstranger

    purfektstranger

    Apr 10, 2003
    Canada
  2. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

    $129, no reserve, no feedback... I might just bid. No wait, I reported it to ebay instead.
     
  3. Indiana Mike

    Indiana Mike

    Nov 18, 2005
    That was quick , it's gone already!
     
  4. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Very quick
     
  5. AxtoOx

    AxtoOx Supporting Member

    Nov 12, 2005
    Duncan, Okla.
    Listing cancelled by E-bay.
    Good going!
     
  6. Sippy

    Sippy

    Aug 1, 2005
    Stuart,Florida
    I don't get it.. Couldn't I just call the cops if this guy scammed me with that bass? Couldn't he get arrested?
     
  7. purfektstranger

    purfektstranger

    Apr 10, 2003
    Canada
    I think he is in Italy.....
     
  8. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

    From what I've heard this typically doesn't amount to much and most people don't get their money back. This can be even worse if the person is in another country.
     
  9. Kelly Lee

    Kelly Lee Yeah, I'm a guy! Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    Marana, AZ, USA
  10. Indiana Mike

    Indiana Mike

    Nov 18, 2005
    The cops are way to "busy" to even mess with a scam unless it was huge. Then it would probably be a federal case. My nephew got scammed, called the cops and they literally laughed at him

    Your basically own your own.
     
  11. dlloyd

    dlloyd zzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

    Apr 21, 2004
    Scotland
    He's registered in Italy. Chances are he's in Nigeria.