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  • Greg Chartrand
    hello,  I m writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel
    Message 1 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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      hello,

       I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

      I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

      I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

      ---------------------------------------------------------
      Greg Chartrand - W7MY
      Richland, WA.
      DN-06IF

      W7MY Home Page:
      http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/
    • Jim
      Does this ever work? DE N8XYN Jim From: Greg Chartrand Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM To: undisclosed recipients: Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess
      Message 2 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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        Does this ever work?
         
        DE N8XYN Jim
         
        Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM
        To: undisclosed recipients:
        Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!
         
         

        hello,

        I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

        I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

        I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

        ---------------------------------------------------------
        Greg Chartrand - W7MY
        Richland, WA.
        DN-06IF

        W7MY Home Page:
        http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/

      • tom
        Unfortunately, too often... ... From: Jim To: softrock40@yahoogroups.com Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 9:02 AM Subject: Re: [softrock40] Vacation Mess
        Message 3 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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          Unfortunately, too often...
          ----- Original Message -----
          From: Jim
          Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 9:02 AM
          Subject: Re: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

          Does this ever work?
           
          DE N8XYN Jim
           
          Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM
          To: undisclosed recipients:
          Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!
           
           

          hello,

          I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

          I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

          I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

          ---------------------------------------------------------
          Greg Chartrand - W7MY
          Richland, WA.
          DN-06IF

          W7MY Home Page:
          http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/

        • Brad Thompson
          ... Hello-- It s a variant on the Spanish Prisoner scam, which has been around since our ancestors were building radios in caves....
          Message 4 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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            On 8/1/2012 9:02 AM, Jim wrote:
            > Does this ever work?
            > DE N8XYN Jim
            > *From:* Greg Chartrand <mailto:w7my@...>
            > *Sent:* Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM
            > *To:* undisclosed recipients:
            > *Subject:* [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!
            >
            > hello,
            >
            > I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain
            > for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the
            > hotel where we stayed

            Hello--

            It's a variant on the "Spanish Prisoner" scam, which has been around
            since our ancestors were building radios in caves....

            http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_Prisoner#Modern_variants

            YMMV... especially when someone is siphoning gas out of your car's tank<g>.

            73--

            Brad AA1IP
          • Zack Widup
            Most of the ones I ve seen lately claim to be stuck in London. Fortunately, many of the ones I ve gotten came from friends whose phone numbers I have. I call
            Message 5 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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              Most of the ones I've seen lately claim to be stuck in London. Fortunately, many of the ones I've gotten came from friends whose phone numbers I have. I call them up and let them know their account has been hacked.

              73, Zack W9SZ


              On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 8:09 AM, Brad Thompson <brad.thompson@...> wrote:
               

              On 8/1/2012 9:02 AM, Jim wrote:
              > Does this ever work?
              > DE N8XYN Jim
              > *From:* Greg Chartrand <mailto:w7my@...>
              > *Sent:* Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM
              > *To:* undisclosed recipients:
              > *Subject:* [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

              >
              > hello,
              >
              > I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain
              > for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the
              > hotel where we stayed

              Hello--

              It's a variant on the "Spanish Prisoner" scam, which has been around
              since our ancestors were building radios in caves....

              http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_Prisoner#Modern_variants

              YMMV... especially when someone is siphoning gas out of your car's tank<g>.

              73--

              Brad AA1IP


            • John Greusel
              Hey Greg, What better place to be stuck than Spain- go enjoy the Tapas bars. John   ________________________________ From: Greg Chartrand To:
              Message 6 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                Hey Greg,

                What better place to be stuck than Spain- go enjoy the Tapas bars.

                John
                 



                From: Greg Chartrand <w7my@...>
                To:
                Sent: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 7:49 AM
                Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

                 
                hello,

                 I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

                I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

                I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

                ---------------------------------------------------------
                Greg Chartrand - W7MY
                Richland, WA.
                DN-06IF

                W7MY Home Page:
                http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/


              • Rick Simpson
                Greg, Just send me your on-line bank account number and password. I ll take care of it right away! Rick ... From: Greg Chartrand To: Sent:
                Message 7 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                  Greg,
                   
                  Just send me your on-line bank account number and password. I'll take care of it right away!
                   
                  Rick
                   
                   

                  From: Greg Chartrand <w7my@...>
                  To:
                  Sent: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 7:49 AM
                  Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

                   
                  hello,

                   I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

                  I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

                  I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

                  ---------------------------------------------------------
                  Greg Chartrand - W7MY
                  Richland, WA.
                  DN-06IF

                  W7MY Home Page:
                  http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/


                • Bruce Tanner
                  Must have traveled The Great Circle Route to have ...come down here to Madrid... from Seven Land!! These guys seldom consider the map when they get lost!
                  Message 8 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                    Must have traveled 'The Great Circle Route' to have '...come down here to Madrid...' from Seven Land!! These guys seldom consider the map when they get lost!

                    bet



                    On 8/1/2012 10:52 AM, Rick Simpson wrote:
                     

                    

                    Greg,
                     
                    Just send me your on-line bank account number and password. I'll take care of it right away!
                     
                    Rick
                     
                     

                    From: Greg Chartrand <w7my@...>
                    To:
                    Sent: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 7:49 AM
                    Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

                     
                    hello,

                     I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

                    I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

                    I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

                    ---------------------------------------------------------
                    Greg Chartrand - W7MY
                    Richland, WA.
                    DN-06IF

                    W7MY Home Page:
                    http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/




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                  • PaulY
                    This exactly like one I received a few weeks ago, apparently from a good friend. Knowing that my friend was more likely to visit Italy than Spain, I rang his
                    Message 9 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                      This exactly like one I received a few weeks ago, apparently from a good friend. Knowing that my friend was more likely to visit Italy than Spain, I rang his home phone. He answered.

                      My friend had been victimized by a phishing email, as I suspect Mr. Chartrand has. He admitted to responding to an email apparently from his email provider, requiring that he log in to confirm account details to avoid suspension of his email

                      For the fun of it, I engaged the scammer in a few emails. He could not tell me where we knew each other from, or even what kind of car he drove!

                      Watch out for phishing emails!

                      --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, "Jim" <jimawhitaker@...> wrote:
                      >
                      > Does this ever work?
                      >
                      > DE N8XYN Jim
                      >
                      > From: Greg Chartrand
                      > Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM
                      > To: undisclosed recipients:
                      > Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!
                      >
                      >
                      > hello,
                      >
                      > I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we still have our lives and passport safe.
                    • Gordon JC Pearce
                      ... I had a bit of fun with one a few months ago on one of the other mailing lists, where someone claimed they had been robbed at gunpoint in Glasgow and were
                      Message 10 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                        On 01/08/12 15:24, Zack Widup wrote:
                        >
                        >
                        > Most of the ones I've seen lately claim to be stuck in London.
                        > Fortunately, many of the ones I've gotten came from friends whose phone
                        > numbers I have. I call them up and let them know their account has been
                        > hacked.

                        I had a bit of fun with one a few months ago on one of the other mailing
                        lists, where someone claimed they had been robbed at gunpoint in Glasgow
                        and were now stuck with a massive hospital bill and no credit cards and
                        needed $2000 to pay for it all.

                        So I posted a reply, along the lines of:
                        Well, you shouldn't have a "hospital bill" because the UK is a First
                        World country and therefore has socialised healthcare. What kind of
                        backwoods hole do you think this is? Furthermore, I live just outside
                        Glasgow, so let me know which hotel you're at and I'll swing by and sort
                        something out. Oh, and who's asking for dollars? We use pounds
                        sterling, or at a pinch euros.

                        "Oh, it's not in Glasgow it's outside Glasgow in a place called
                        Bishopbriggs, it's a long way from Glasgow"

                        Really? I drive through there to *get* to Glasgow, it's a suburb...

                        They did actually end up giving me some contact details in a hotel in a
                        shitey part of Glasgow, which I passed onto the police. I don't know if
                        they were able to do much.

                        --
                        Gordonjcp MM0YEQ
                      • Gordon JC Pearce
                        ... Just to reply to my own post, if anyone on the list genuinely *is* stuck in Glasgow or if you just happen to be there, feel free to drop me an email ;-) --
                        Message 11 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                          On 01/08/12 18:02, Gordon JC Pearce wrote:

                          > I live just outside Glasgow,

                          Just to reply to my own post, if anyone on the list genuinely *is* stuck
                          in Glasgow or if you just happen to be there, feel free to drop me an
                          email ;-)

                          --
                          Gordonjcp MM0YEQ
                        • Albert Gerheim
                          Good show! ... -- Al Gerheim Adopt a Homeless Pet http://www.petfinder.com
                          Message 12 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                            Good show!  


                            On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 1:02 PM, Gordon JC Pearce <gordon@...> wrote:
                            On 01/08/12 15:24, Zack Widup wrote:
                            >
                            >
                            > Most of the ones I've seen lately claim to be stuck in London.
                            > Fortunately, many of the ones I've gotten came from friends whose phone
                            > numbers I have. I call them up and let them know their account has been
                            > hacked.

                            I had a bit of fun with one a few months ago on one of the other mailing
                            lists, where someone claimed they had been robbed at gunpoint in Glasgow
                            and were now stuck with a massive hospital bill and no credit cards and
                            needed $2000 to pay for it all.

                            So I posted a reply, along the lines of:
                            Well, you shouldn't have a "hospital bill" because the UK is a First
                            World country and therefore has socialised healthcare.  What kind of
                            backwoods hole do you think this is?  Furthermore, I live just outside
                            Glasgow, so let me know which hotel you're at and I'll swing by and sort
                            something out.  Oh, and who's asking for dollars? We use pounds
                            sterling, or at a pinch euros.

                            "Oh, it's not in Glasgow it's outside Glasgow in a place called
                            Bishopbriggs, it's a long way from Glasgow"

                            Really?  I drive through there to *get* to Glasgow, it's a suburb...

                            They did actually end up giving me some contact details in a hotel in a
                            shitey part of Glasgow, which I passed onto the police.  I don't know if
                            they were able to do much.

                            --
                            Gordonjcp MM0YEQ


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                          • Kevin Kleinfelter
                            Dear Greg, I have great news. I just heard from Mgosu Nboni in Ethiopia. He s the son of a deceased chieftain, and he s got to move his money to an American
                            Message 13 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                              Dear Greg,
                              I have great news.  I just heard from Mgosu Nboni in Ethiopia.  He's the son of a deceased chieftain, and he's got to move his money to an American bank pronto.  He just needs an American bank account number.  He says that if he can transfer his money through my account, I can keep 10% of his $20 million!  I was going to send him my account info, but since you've run into hard times, I'll put him in touch with you and you can get an instant transfer!

                              [Let 'em talk to each other.  <snicker>]
                              Kevin

                              On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 8:49 AM, Greg Chartrand <w7my@...> wrote:
                               

                              hello,

                               I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

                              I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

                              I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

                              ---------------------------------------------------------
                              Greg Chartrand - W7MY
                              Richland, WA.
                              DN-06IF

                              W7MY Home Page:
                              http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/


                            • Gian
                              Too Bad, it can happen anywhere.... sorry It is strange the USA Embassy cannot help, normally a Consulate con fix the payment in these cases, even the Italian
                              Message 14 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                                Too Bad, it can happen anywhere.... sorry

                                It is strange the USA Embassy cannot help, normally a Consulate con fix the payment in these cases, even the Italian ones.

                                Hope it is a fake message and not a real happening

                                73

                                Gian

                                I7SWX

                                --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, "PaulY" <paul@...> wrote:
                                >
                                > This exactly like one I received a few weeks ago, apparently from a good friend. Knowing that my friend was more likely to visit Italy than Spain, I rang his home phone. He answered.
                                >
                                > My friend had been victimized by a phishing email, as I suspect Mr. Chartrand has. He admitted to responding to an email apparently from his email provider, requiring that he log in to confirm account details to avoid suspension of his email
                                >
                                > For the fun of it, I engaged the scammer in a few emails. He could not tell me where we knew each other from, or even what kind of car he drove!
                                >
                                > Watch out for phishing emails!
                                >
                                > --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, "Jim" <jimawhitaker@> wrote:
                                > >
                                > > Does this ever work?
                                > >
                                > > DE N8XYN Jim
                                > >
                                > > From: Greg Chartrand
                                > > Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM
                                > > To: undisclosed recipients:
                                > > Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!
                                > >
                                > >
                                > > hello,
                                > >
                                > > I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we still have our lives and passport safe.
                                >
                              • John Greusel
                                Gian, No one from the state of Washington in the US (far northwest corner of the country) would say- I came down here to Madrid, Spain. They just wouldn t
                                Message 15 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                                  Gian,

                                  No one from the state of Washington in the US (far northwest corner of the country) would say- "I came down here to Madrid, Spain."
                                  They just wouldn't say that but some one located elsewhere (that didn't know geography) would.

                                  John
                                  KC9OJV
                                   



                                  From: Gian <i7swx@...>
                                  To: softrock40@yahoogroups.com
                                  Sent: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 2:21 PM
                                  Subject: [softrock40] Re: Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

                                   
                                  Too Bad, it can happen anywhere.... sorry

                                  It is strange the USA Embassy cannot help, normally a Consulate con fix the payment in these cases, even the Italian ones.

                                  Hope it is a fake message and not a real happening

                                  73

                                  Gian

                                  I7SWX

                                  --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, "PaulY" <paul@...> wrote:
                                  >
                                  > This exactly like one I received a few weeks ago, apparently from a good friend. Knowing that my friend was more likely to visit Italy than Spain, I rang his home phone. He answered.
                                  >
                                  > My friend had been victimized by a phishing email, as I suspect Mr. Chartrand has. He admitted to responding to an email apparently from his email provider, requiring that he log in to confirm account details to avoid suspension of his email
                                  >
                                  > For the fun of it, I engaged the scammer in a few emails. He could not tell me where we knew each other from, or even what kind of car he drove!
                                  >
                                  > Watch out for phishing emails!
                                  >
                                  > --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, "Jim" <jimawhitaker@> wrote:
                                  > >
                                  > > Does this ever work?
                                  > >
                                  > > DE N8XYN Jim
                                  > >
                                  > > From: Greg Chartrand
                                  > > Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 8:49 AM
                                  > > To: undisclosed recipients:
                                  > > Subject: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!
                                  > >
                                  > >
                                  > > hello,
                                  > >
                                  > > I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we still have our lives and passport safe.
                                  >



                                • Norman Lee
                                  OTOH, Greg checks out ok on QTH. Strange, or am I just being naive? Kind regards Norm VK5GI Willunga, South Australia Where the world s best wines come from.
                                  Message 16 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                                    OTOH, Greg checks out ok on QTH. Strange, or am I just being naive?
                                    Kind regards
                                    Norm VK5GI
                                    Willunga, South Australia
                                    Where the world's best wines come from.

                                    Sent from my iPad
                                  • Bruce Tanner
                                    Norman, the message is a scam by someone who has highjacked the email account/signature of the party which appears to have authored the message. If you look
                                    Message 17 of 21 , Aug 1, 2012
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                                      Norman, the message is a scam by someone who has highjacked the email account/signature of the party which appears to have authored the message. If you look back group members have responded in all sorts of ways with no continuation of commentary from the alleged original poster. If the fellow was actually in trouble I believe we would have gotten some sort of confirmation from him by now.

                                      Glad that you are considering 'benefit of doubt', however.

                                      bet

                                      ---
                                      On 8/1/2012 11:14 PM, Norman Lee wrote:
                                       

                                      OTOH, Greg checks out ok on QTH. Strange, or am I just being naive?
                                      Kind regards
                                      Norm VK5GI
                                      Willunga, South Australia
                                      Where the world's best wines come from.

                                      Sent from my iPad



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                                    • Gian
                                      Hi John, thanks for the comment about ...down here... I was puzzled on that but being in south Europe an Italian would never use down here , maybe an
                                      Message 18 of 21 , Aug 2, 2012
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                                        Hi John,

                                        thanks for the comment about "...down here..." I was puzzled on that but being in south Europe an Italian would never use "down here", maybe an English or north European persom may say so.

                                        We may use it Italian when one from north Italy comes down south.

                                        There is always something to learn...hi

                                        Best 73

                                        Gian
                                        I7SWX

                                        --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, John Greusel <greusel@...> wrote:
                                        >
                                        > Gian,
                                        >
                                        > No one from the state of Washington in the US (far northwest corner of the country) would say- "I came down here to Madrid, Spain."
                                        > They just wouldn't say that but some one located elsewhere (that didn't know geography) would.
                                        >
                                        > John
                                        > KC9OJV
                                        >
                                        >  
                                      • Don Rolph
                                        Greg is undoubtedly a real person, but it would appear that Greg s mail has been hijacked. From: softrock40@yahoogroups.com [mailto:softrock40@yahoogroups.com]
                                        Message 19 of 21 , Aug 2, 2012
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                                          Greg is undoubtedly a real person, but it would appear that Greg’s mail has been hijacked.

                                           

                                          From: softrock40@yahoogroups.com [mailto:softrock40@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Norman Lee
                                          Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 11:15 PM
                                          To: softrock40@yahoogroups.com
                                          Subject: [softrock40] Re: Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

                                           

                                           

                                          OTOH, Greg checks out ok on QTH. Strange, or am I just being naive?
                                          Kind regards
                                          Norm VK5GI
                                          Willunga, South Australia
                                          Where the world's best wines come from.

                                          Sent from my iPad

                                        • stu_capon
                                          So on top of all this other trouble his email has been hacked too! Poor guy. (sorry I couldn t help it) Stu
                                          Message 20 of 21 , Aug 2, 2012
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                                            So on top of all this other trouble his email has been hacked too!

                                            Poor guy.

                                            (sorry I couldn't help it)
                                            Stu

                                            --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, "Don Rolph" <don.rolph@...> wrote:
                                            >
                                            > Greg is undoubtedly a real person, but it would appear that Greg's mail has
                                            > been hijacked.
                                            >
                                            >
                                            >
                                            > From: softrock40@yahoogroups.com [mailto:softrock40@yahoogroups.com] On
                                            > Behalf Of Norman Lee
                                            > Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 11:15 PM
                                            > To: softrock40@yahoogroups.com
                                            > Subject: [softrock40] Re: Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!
                                            >
                                            >
                                            >
                                            >
                                            >
                                            > OTOH, Greg checks out ok on QTH. Strange, or am I just being naive?
                                            > Kind regards
                                            > Norm VK5GI
                                            > Willunga, South Australia
                                            > Where the world's best wines come from.
                                            >
                                            > Sent from my iPad
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                                          • Lawrence Galea
                                            No the first time with these scammers, Just ignore them or engage them in useless e-mails if you have time to take them for a ride. Regards to all Lawrence
                                            Message 21 of 21 , Aug 3, 2012
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                                              No the first time with these scammers,
                                              Just ignore them or engage them in useless e-mails if you have time to take them for a ride.
                                              Regards to all
                                              Lawrence


                                              Da: Kevin Kleinfelter <kevin@...>
                                              A: softrock40@yahoogroups.com
                                              Inviato: Mercoledì 1 Agosto 2012 20:38
                                              Oggetto: Re: [softrock40] Vacation Mess ...... Greg Chartrand ..... Help !!!

                                               
                                              Dear Greg,
                                              I have great news.  I just heard from Mgosu Nboni in Ethiopia.  He's the son of a deceased chieftain, and he's got to move his money to an American bank pronto.  He just needs an American bank account number.  He says that if he can transfer his money through my account, I can keep 10% of his $20 million!  I was going to send him my account info, but since you've run into hard times, I'll put him in touch with you and you can get an instant transfer!

                                              [Let 'em talk to each other.  <snicker>]
                                              Kevin

                                              On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 8:49 AM, Greg Chartrand <w7my@...> wrote:
                                               
                                              hello,

                                               I'm writing this with tears in my eyes, I came down here to Madrid Spain for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel where we stayed. All  cash,credit card cell were stolen off me but luckily for us we  still have our lives  and passport safe.

                                              I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all, Our flight leaves in less than few hours from  now but we are  having problems settling the hotel bills and the hotel  manager won't let  me leave until i settle the bills

                                              I'm freaked out and i need your urgent help with (2,000euro)

                                              ---------------------------------------------------------
                                              Greg Chartrand - W7MY
                                              Richland, WA.
                                              DN-06IF

                                              W7MY Home Page:
                                              http://webpages.charter.net/w7my/



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