Yet ANOTHER scammer

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W3ESE
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Yet ANOTHER scammer

Post by W3ESE » Thu Aug 11, 2016 11:45 am

The response to an ad I posted yesterday here on QTH....

"I am interested and what is your asking price?"

Name: Jonathon Rubby
Call sign: WQ873
IP address: Seattle, Wash.

Jerks.

n3ab
Posts: 30
Joined: Sun May 13, 2012 9:18 pm
Location: Lehigh County, PA

Re: Yet ANOTHER scammer

Post by n3ab » Thu Aug 11, 2016 12:52 pm

I got three messages to three items I have up for sale from this clown last night.

W7BKR
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Joined: Tue Aug 27, 2013 11:27 pm

Re: Yet ANOTHER scammer

Post by W7BKR » Thu Aug 11, 2016 2:31 pm

Yep, got two of those, worded identical, from the same source off QTH. Man, they never stop.

JONATHAN RUBBY wq873
IP 216.244.80.202
Seattle, WA


Be careful guys

Note: Never gave a scammed callsign

wb7rbn
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Re: Yet ANOTHER scammer

Post by wb7rbn » Sat Aug 13, 2016 6:28 pm

Jonathan Rubby, Fake call WQ873 also tired to scam me. Gave himself away by the bad English he used in the email When I asked for his amateur radio call sign he responded that it was KS4KC. Looked on QRZ and KS4KC is registered to DONNA K FRIESE, KS4KC, SAVANNAH, GA. When I told him who the call belonged to, he failed to respond.

Jim

WB7RBN

W7BKR
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Re: Yet ANOTHER scammer

Post by W7BKR » Tue Aug 16, 2016 2:18 pm

Received yet another scam note from this guy just yesterday....must be cranking them out is all I can say...same line of nonsense and same info...

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