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  • We are going to get you!!!

    $3,900.00Unresolved

    Purchased a mobile home on craigslist, from her & her "Husband" jerry & they took the home & cashed my check.

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    • My demands: Need all monies stolen
    • User Recommendation: Recommended
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Monetary damages: $3,900.00
    • Agents: Luz Elana DeJesus
    • Phone: 940-882-4392
    • URL: [email protected]
    Spunk_67
    Sep 05, 2016
    Complaint #: 1922
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  • Craigslist scammer, Will ship Puppies to you. Falsely advertised as rehoming a puppy in Denver.

    $0.00Unresolved

    Beware of this phone number 317-936-0922 they posted an ad on craigslist Denver for rehoming 12 weeks old Yorkie because of getting a second job. When I called the party texted back that they had AKC male and female French bulldog 13 week old puppies for sale. Guess they forgot what ad they had just posted. They then texted me from show contact info that they have French Bulldogs, Yorkies, and Pomeranians for sale. When I went further to get pictures and location to see the puppies they texted they are in Baltimore Maryland but can ship them today and I would receive it today. (Labor Day) This is fraud, praying you get caught and prosecuted as you desire.

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    • My demands: Just making the public aware
    • User Recommendation: Stay away
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Monetary damages: $0.00
    • Phone: 317-936-0922
    Watcher
    Sep 05, 2016
    Complaint #: 1920
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  • Haulmark trailer for sale

    $0.00Unresolved

    I saw a 20 foot Haulmark trailer for sale on Craigslist and after contacting the person a few times I said that I wanted to see the unit. A Megan Rutledge said that the unit was in Omaha Ne. and it was with Amazon Prime ready to ship. When I would give her the ok she would have Amazon get in touch with me to make arrangements to have it delivered to me. This deal just does not smell right. Can you help in any way? Thanks

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    • My demands: no demands. Just want to find out if this is a scam.
    • User Recommendation: Use with caution
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Monetary damages: $0.00
    • Agents: Megan E. Rutledge
    • URL: [email protected], [email protected]
    Jupitertrailer
    Aug 14, 2016
    Complaint #: 1841
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  • Liston selling 2008 Jayco Jay Flight camper

    $2,500.00Unresolved

    Responded to ad on craigslist, person texted backed camper had sold but neighbor had one for $2500. She answered back that she had camper and had it at amazons lot waiting to ship. She had paid shipping and amazon would be contacting me. They sent a email address to send amazon gift cards and a copy of receipt and they would deliver camper. They are using Amazons logo but are not Amazon. Bogus Order ID number etc. Have seen where she has sold it on the 10th and the 26th, I purchased it on July 5 becoming suspicious on the 8th as they wanted $1500 for insurance with the carrier. Carriers carry their own insurance and are bonded. I did not pay the 1500 and have not heard from them, no response, no refund or camper. Have attorney generals office working on it.

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    • My demands: Full $2500 back
    • User Recommendation: Stay away
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Monetary damages: $2,500.00
    • Agents: Monica Liston
    • Phone: 818-850-5425
    lessonlearned
    Aug 02, 2016
    Complaint #: 1804
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  • Selling birds babies

    $400.00Unresolved

    I saw this website on Craigslist and this guy was selling birds for 50 % discount. Home raised,non smoking environment. ..and so on. With 30 days money back ....when I called the no above he asked me to transfer the money with western union. And said everything is included in 400 $ with shipping, the bird will arrive in 4 to 5 hrs. Gave me a name of shipping company with tracking no ....this Co is made 3 days before. Asked me to pay 800$ insurance fee once he received his 400 $ . I told him I don't have ,he says u send me 400$ and I will pay 400 for u . When I checked everything ....It was a scam.he lives in Minnesota.

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    • My demands: Send me my money , or send me half of it.
    • User Recommendation: Stay away
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Monetary damages: $400.00
    • Agents: Lawrence Anderson
    • Phone: 585-282-3112
    Texas
    Jul 21, 2016
    Complaint #: 1751
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  • Fake check??? extra money for shipping

    $0.00Unresolved

    Using Craigslist, I listed good carpet for sale. Person/ buyer sent me a check, by FEDX, for carpet, shipping, and shipping insurance. Almost $1400 more than what I was asking. Address on check and where it came from in FEDX were different. Texas on the check and Utah on the FEDX package. No address to ship the carpet to at all. No instructions on shipping.

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    • My demands: expose this scam
    • User Recommendation: Stay away
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Monetary damages: $0.00
    • Phone: 254-549-7314
    EZ
    Jul 14, 2016
    Complaint #: 1711
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Comments:

Cindi

Jan 09, 2018 4:54 PM

How do I block her from emailing me

Cindi

Jan 09, 2018 4:53 PM

She have been emailing me about renting my room. She gave me all this alone and I just looked her up now but she's been I'm trying to block her but I can't seem to block her any suggestions she signed everything Addie

Stacie Linkletter

May 12, 2017 2:58 PM

Your post just saved me 2500.00 .

Stacie Linkletter

May 12, 2017 2:52 PM

I'm so glad I saw this. We were talking to this very person today

lydia

Apr 27, 2017 5:23 AM

so this dude is such a good liar. he told me he was going to help me get sober and that he was a rich dude from beverly hills and he didnt want to see me in the place where i was. he sold me on this idea that we could just party all day and smoke weed. my dumb ass bought it. he is actually a drug addict who lives with his parents and tried to bring me back to san marcus and fuck me in a motel six and got upset and accused me of being a heroin addict when i tried to leave. he took me back the next day when i threatened to calll the cops and then stole my purse from the house i stay at when no one was looking, containing all my money, a $400 wallet, my social security card, my id, insurance card, etc. he then hid outside for a few hours and then stormed in screaming at both of us, saying that i stole his phone and $250 from him and he wasnt leaving till he got it, he threatened psysical violence and he took my phone from me and tried to walk out with it until my roomate stopped him. he charged at both of us. my roomate was trying to let him calm down to avoid any further issues, like it wasnt already one. then after he left i saw him run off down the street, because he had hidden his car. when he was on the porch he broke one of my heels off of my shoes. later that week he came back and acted like nothing had happened, he called me on like 5 different phone numbers saying that he was sorry for the miscommunication and he didnt have my purse. i told him to shove it up his ass. i knew this guy for 3 miserable days and i know for a fact he is mentally unstable and he probably has fucked over a lot of people just like us. my situation is unresolved but i just wanted to post this incase anyone ever happens upon jay or jade.

nina berry

Apr 04, 2017 8:44 PM

I am actually emailing with her back and forth as we speak...lol I felt is was a scam so I just kept her talking. Same camper and same price... Wants me to pay through ebay it is now...lol

Kerry Cromie

Jan 09, 2017 2:38 AM

"BEWARE!!!!!!!Same here! See Letter sent to us below: [email protected] Subject : Re: NEW 2016 HAUL MARK 7x16 CARGO TRAILER Hello, Thank you for your interest in purchasing my trailer. The trailer is a 2016 Haulmark Enclosed V-nose 7x16 trailer/atv/trailer. Is in perfect condition, no accidents/liens/loans, immaculate condition, meticulously maintained, electric brakes, no hidden problems, and much more. I have all the item`s manuals, title, documents. I am a Staff Maj. stationed at Beale Air Force Base.The price was reduced at $1,100 because I'm in a hurry to find a buyer. I need to sell it because I work in the military service and I will leave the country for a year or more. Hate to sell it but its not worth keeping insurance and paying storage fees for a year or more. One advantage is that, as a POV (privately owned vehicle) of a military employee, the trailer can be shipped to anywhere in US for free It will arrive at your address in 3 business days. To make this as safe as possible, I only want to do this through Amazon, the most reputable service online. If you're interested to conclude this purchase in a timely manner email me your Full Name and Shipping Address to open a case with Amazon. They will contact you to explain the entire procedure without any obligation to buy it or fees. Maj.Donna"

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Nov 09, 2016 5:16 AM

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Sep 19, 2016 2:37 PM

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Sara

Jun 07, 2016 3:06 AM

I was just emailed by the same Cindy Malkins as one of these listed scams. She sent me emails from [email protected] and [email protected] and then mailed me a check for 2750 on a dresser I was selling for $150. Her email to me was word for word, but I didn't catch it until too late because her 2nd email address went into spam so there was limited communication.

Rick Snyder

Jun 07, 2016 1:19 AM

Never send money money gram or western union. You must insist on using direct bank transfer,no other method. Insist that he emails you the bank details. If he refuses,then it is a scam. Save the emails if you send the money any method.

Najmul Hasan

Apr 24, 2016 8:33 AM

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valena

Feb 20, 2016 3:32 PM

There are a few people using the website Wallapop who are doing this type of scam. They say they cannot pick up the item, that they are sending movers, that they will send a check for an excessive amount of money, they ask that you deposit it, keep some of the money and give the "movers" the rest. The checks are fake, of course. Once I saw the check I looked up the name of this person (they are using :Eddie Dutcher, Daniel Raymond -on the envelope-, Alejandro Cautus, LAura W., Nicole F.) I looked it up and found multiple claims of people who have been ripped off. I was lucky. Be aware!! These are organized criminals.

BV

Nov 11, 2015 7:18 PM

The person from +1 (224) 855-6407 also tried to scam me out of money for my car that I posted on cars.com. Luckily I googled his number and found the site. He said he would pay the asking price without even looking at the car then wanted my PayPal sign-on for money transfers and shipping costs.

Ddt Houston

Nov 07, 2015 6:56 PM

I have got a text at 3:00 AM from a person named Oscar ( Phone # (224) 855-6407 ) regarding my car for sale on Cars.com . Asking on my PayPal details. Did not negotiate and offered the full price. He don't even ask on additional pictures. I have only 5 very basics pics on Cars.com . Seems like a scam . I found his phone and details here . I asked him on his billing details including a copy of his DL for a bill of sale along with details on his shipping company which I was going to contact. He disappeared. Thanks !

Moni

Oct 16, 2015 9:26 PM

Thank you for posting this. I received a text from this number about buying my car. You are awesome! You saved me from a scam! Horrible people out there

Randy

Oct 06, 2015 6:06 PM

The person from +1 (224) 855-6407 also tried to scam me out of money for my car that I posted on cars.com. Luckily I googled his number and found the site. He said he would pay the asking price without even looking at the car then wanted my PayPal sign-on for money transfers and shipping costs.

Pam Anderson

Aug 31, 2015 9:11 PM

This person also using [email protected] as an email and the phone 254-836-2641. Luckily I Googled them first.