ebay scam

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Case

On September 27, 2018, the North Coventry Police took a report about a scam which occurred over ebay.  The victims found a car for sale on Letgo which was attached to a posting on ebay.  The victims contacted the seller regarding the purchase of the vehicle.  The seller requested the victims obtain ebay gift cards and email the card information, along with the redemption code, to a fraudulent ebay email address.  After the information was sent, the victims contacted ebay about this transaction and were advised that this transaction was not legitimate. 

Date: 
Thursday, September 27, 2018