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Since Some of us have been scamed

Postby rlamma » Thu Mar 08, 2007 11:15 pm

After tryig to report a crooked seller to the Tampa PD. (See Crooked Seller in this forum) They refered me to WWW.IC3.com.... Appearently a branch of the FBI setup for internet fraud. The deal seems to be an online report to the FBI who then refers the report to the local authorities for a "personal visit". We will see.



Do any of you guys know anything about this kind of deal?
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Postby Mr.K » Sun Mar 11, 2007 12:13 am

How did the seller agree to ship the pistol? If it was via USPS, you can file a complaint with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service for mail fraud.



"U.S. Postal Inspectors investigate any crime in which the U.S. Mail is used to further a scheme--whether it originated in the mail, by telephone, or on the Internet. The use of the U.S. Mail is what makes it mail fraud."
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