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#682868 - Mon Mar 20 2017 12:34 PM Scam alert
arw Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Sat Jun 22 2013
Loc: Indiana
Chad sends this text to me today.

Erie 50 for sale $4500
Send my money gram and complete mailing address.
Plus a internet picture of another collectors Erie 50.

+1 (917) 633-7125
"Chad's ". Phone number

Be careful fellow members

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#682871 - Mon Mar 20 2017 01:05 PM Re: Scam alert [Re: arw]
Done4 Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Mon May 07 2012
Loc: Michigan, Union Pier
I did a reverse search and that number is a land line out of New York. Someone is playing games.
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#682874 - Mon Mar 20 2017 01:41 PM Re: Scam alert [Re: arw]
57-Chevy Online   content
Veteran Member

Registered: Fri Oct 13 2000
Loc: Locust, NC
"Chad" just tried the old scam routine on me. He just happened to have all the parts I wanted....very easy to discern this was a scammer from the first text.

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#682879 - Mon Mar 20 2017 02:42 PM Re: Scam alert [Re: arw]
UpnorthNeil Online   content
Active Member

Registered: Thu Dec 29 2011
Loc: Green Bay, WI
Thanks for the heads up Alan. The trusting nature of the OG membership makes us vulnerable to this age old scam. Be vigilant.

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