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    Nigerian Scammers Getting Bold

    Police: Man took TV off Walmart shelf, collected money at returns counter
    April 20, 2011 9:51 AM
    Chris White


    COLONIE -- He collected nearly $2,000 for a TV he never purchased, according to Colonie Police.

    Philemon Ofosu, 23, of Watervliet, was arrested for taking a flat-screen TV off a Latham Farms Walmart shelf and bringing it to the returns counter.

    Store security detained the man until police arrived.


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    Man took TV off Walmart shelf, collected money at returns counter | police, walmart, shelf - Police - WRGB Channel 6 News

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    A Nigerian fraudster thats a suprise.

    I am having $1,000,000,000 which I am needing acess to an USA bank account to remove from the country of Africaland, I am despriatley needing of you a fees of $10,000 to require the rlease of these funds which belong to the king in hiding of africaland and all your bank details.
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    We have these thefts at our Wal-Mart fairly often. Funny what people think they can get away with.
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    I'm glad we don't have a Wal-Mart here.

    I'm with you Dave; who'd a thunk it...
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    is an africaland?
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    Sad thing is that in my area those "return" scams are going on every day.

 

 

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