INTERNET FRAUDSTERS IN RENT SCAM

Updated: 10/08/2008 10:00
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Prospective tenants are being conned out of thousands of pounds in an elaborate internet scam, a BBC London investigation has found

Prospective tenants are being conned out of thousands of pounds in an elaborate internet scam, a BBC London investigation has found. Conmen put exclusive properties at low rents on advertising website Gumtree then trick payments from would-be tenants via money transfer agencies. BBC London found the e-mail addresses of the scammers originated in Nigeria.


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