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Ok. I'm pretty upset, and happy.

I'm a photographer and conduct business in such. I went to craiglist looking for photo items, and came across 2 diferent listings, to which I answered.

I get two separate emails and diferent times, from diferent emails, but with the same first and last name, and exact same response. Obvious scam.

I have already alerted craiglist and internet crime thingy, but i want this guy to regret what he did.

Is there any kind of program I can email in my replies to screw him off..

Thanks
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post #2 of 10
You could just email some of the more offensive images you can find, or maybe let him/her know you've made a police report.

Anything more than that, you would be risking trouble yourself I think.
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did he like molest you or something?
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Here: http://www.ebolamonkeyman.com/ this will help. More for amusement then revenge, but you know someone is out to get them!
 
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Originally Posted by DjQurt View Post
did he like molest you or something?
Why, you were ? I bet that by the man in your avatar... !
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post #6 of 10
Do a reverse DNS lookup from the IP on the address he E-Mailed from, and report him to the local police.
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post #7 of 10
You really cant do anything because the crime has'nt happened yet. It sucks, but innocent until proven guilty. All you can do is email craigslist and say he/she is "suspicious."
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post #8 of 10
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Thanks for the replies guys..

I already notified everyone I could. I just really wanted this guy to get what he has coming.
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post #9 of 10
Yeah.. if he hasn't scammed you yet you can't do much. Good for you for catching it though. You can say you reported him... just mess with his head via email and post the hilarity here.
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post #10 of 10
For potential scams you can still get a warning off the police so when you end up actually scamming you usually get more 'done' because of previous attempts.
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