just happened to me today, I have a vehicle for sale on craigslist.
and some *#@!$%# tried to scam me.
here are the e-mails.
)Add to contacts 8:31 AM
I am very interested,What is your final price? expecting a reply with your personal email address for a faster communication.
I'll take $4800
what are you offering?((((scammer))))
Louis Lambert <email@example.com> wrote:
> You should consider it sold .Actually ,I am buying it for
>someone and payment would be through PayPal . I am working in a ship
>and presently, i am out to sea.So it is a pick up agent that would be
>coming for the pick up.So i would like you to forward your Paypal
>email add. and name with more pictures .
> I would be expecting your prompt reply,with the name and the
>email address on your PayPal account so that i could make the payment
>asap and i will appreciate if you could send more pics as i would
>not be seeing it in person and pick up should be at a designated
>place or your residence.And, lastly , i am offering additional $ 100
>to your final price for you to keep it off from other offers.
>---------- Forwarded message ----------
>From: craigslist 3721080077 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2013 08:37:10 -0400
>Subject: Re: 2004 CHRYSLER SEBRING CONVERTIBLE
To: Louis Lambert
No paypal, cash only.
If you are leget ,just have your agent bring the cash ((((( I will not be scammed out of my hard urned money)))) "local transaction only"
I will not negosiate in any other manner.
*****Nice try A??-hole*****
jesse((((I got no response after my last reply)))))))).