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Excellent, thanks.  This scam is circulating Canada especially back east so
it was recognizable.

Thor

-----Original Message-----
From: Scott Maxwell [mailto:smaxwell(--nospam--at)umich.edu] 
Sent: Friday, January 14, 2011 9:00 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Re: Vacation Problem!!!

I am talking to Dennis right now.  It is definitely a scam.  But, he does
say that you can send him money directly to him if really want!  <grin>

Scott

On Jan 14, 2011, at 11:35 AM, Thor Tandy wrote:

> Be careful and check directly with Dennis.  The reply email is a yahoo
> account and Dennis uses a Verizon account . Can someone in his area please
> call his house and confirm.  This smells of a scam.  The tel # at bottom
> doesn't connect for me .
 
> Thor A. Tandy P.Eng, C.Eng, Struct.Eng, MIStructE
> Victoria, BC
> Canada 
> 
> From: WISH DENNIS [mailto:dennis.wish(--nospam--at)verizon.net] 
> Sent: Friday, January 14, 2011 3:52 AM
> To: undisclosed recipients:
> Subject: Vacation Problem!!!
 
> I'm writing this with tears in my eyes,We came down here to England  for a
> short vacation and i was mugged at gun point last night,at the park of the
> hotel where we lodged.all cash,creditcards and cell were stolen off me,
> thank God we have our life and passport
> 
> I've been to the embassy and the Police here but they're not helping
issues
> at all,they asked us to wait for 3weeks but we can't wait till then. Our
> flight  leaves in less than 3hrs from now and we are having problems
> settling the hotel bills.
> 
> The hotel manager won't let us leave until we settle the hotel bills.you
can
> speak with him through this number +447024098964 his name is Larry Brown.
> we are freaked out at the moment
> 
> you can wire the money to me through westernunion all you need is Name on
my
> passport and location below.
> 
> Name:Dennis Wish
> Location:56 Marylebone Road, NW1 6JQ, London, United Kingdom
> Amount:$2,500
> Let me know how long it will take you to get the money wired to me and get
> back to me with the western union confirmation number MTCN
> 
> I'll def refund your cash as soon as i get home.
> 
> Sincerely, 
> 
> Dennis S. Wish, PE
> California Professional Engineer (C41250)
> Structural Engineering Consultant
> La Quinta, California 92253
> dennis.wish(--nospam--at)verizon.net
> LQEngineer(--nospam--at)live.com (for Window's Live Users)
> 720.844.0584 



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