The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic

Subject:  Question from eBay Member regarding Item #89355184308
From:  "eBay Member lews66"<member@ebay.com>
Date:  Wed, 11 Jul 2007 12:11:31 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Question from eBay Member regarding Item #89355184308" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 11 Jul 2007 12:11:31 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "eBay Member lews66"<member@ebay.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

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Activity with lews66 (last 90 days):
- I have bid on 1 item(s) from lews66
lews66( 40)
Positive feedback: 100%
Member since: Jun-17-04
Location: NY, United States
Registered on: www.ebay.com
Do you still have it for sale? What's the final price? I want to buy it asap. Thank you for your time.
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