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hijazist Silver Member Nikonian since 17th Jul 2012Sun 14-Oct-12 02:48 AM
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"Scam incident at another website"
Sun 14-Oct-12 03:10 AM by hijazist

Houston, US
          

Hello everyone, I read this sad story today at FM and thought to warn you guys and give you head up just in case someone attempts to taint our beloved Nikonians. Scammers usually make their hit at the same time at different places so this could prove helpful. The link has the details and the name, location and strategy of the scammer.

http://www.fredmiranda.com/forum/topic/1157117

Good night Y'all
Hussain

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georgem Silver Member Nikonian since 09th Sep 2006Sun 14-Oct-12 04:15 AM
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#1. "RE: Scam incident at another website"
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East lansing, US
          

Thanks for the heads up, Good night, my friend.

George

East Lansing, Michigan.

  

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bhpr Silver Member Nikonian since 07th Mar 2009Sat 20-Oct-12 02:07 AM
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#2. "RE: Scam incident at another website"
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Baltimore, US
          

They wouldn't let me retrieve it. What was it about?

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hijazist Silver Member Nikonian since 17th Jul 2012Sat 20-Oct-12 02:24 AM
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#3. "RE: Scam incident at another website"
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Houston, US
          

As far as I recall it was a guy who traded his M7 Leica for other gear with another guy and after he shipped his M7 he didn't hear back from the scammer, as simple as that. The scammer apparently does not live in the place where the camera was shipped and was going to forward the package to the Philippines. Fortunately, the shipping company was informed in the last minute and withheld the M7 and now it's back for sale on the forum

Sorry about the anecdotal writing style but that's only from memory.

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autoexer Silver Member Nikonian since 27th Jan 2011Sat 20-Oct-12 02:47 AM
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#4. "RE: Scam incident at another website"
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Waukesha, US
          

thanks for the update as i read the post when you first linked it. I was wondering if he got it back.

good to know and watch out for!

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Df, FA, FG, F

  

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