A variation on the 419 scam

  VoG II 19:18 21 Feb 2005
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  stalion 19:26 21 Feb 2005

good evening to you.A totally sad endightment of the times we live in.Reeks of desperation and inhuman.

  Mr Mistoffelees 19:34 21 Feb 2005

The people responsible for this should be hanged, drawn and quatered.

  S5W 19:47 21 Feb 2005

Nothing new in that horrible article, just a new method of broadcasting it. Similar scams were instigated in the years BC. It's part of the human condition.

  Forum Editor 19:55 21 Feb 2005

There have been other similar cases in the past - notably after the 9/11 disaster. I knew of four similar cases then - all of them from people purporting to be lawyers with access to funds left by people killed in the twin towers.

It's simply another example of the lengths to which criminal minds will go, and should come as no surprise.

  BIG Ben strikes 10 again! 21:19 21 Feb 2005

i live in bristol.

its in our local paper!

how could anyone be so horrible?

  Eargasm 23:54 21 Feb 2005

I just ain't surprised anymore by the depths some people will sink to for money.

These lowlife could crawl under a snakes belly with a top hat on!

  end 01:57 22 Feb 2005

agree with F.E."s comments



and welcome to the real world folks, harsh and horrid as it is

sadly someone will always exploit a tragedy( and dont I know it)

even monies raised for the relief fund I am now questioning as to where it is going;

all sad....very sad::(((

  Pidder 18:18 22 Feb 2005

Nice to see you say "hanged" and not "hung".

  watchful 18:30 22 Feb 2005

My sentiments entirely.

Pidder - Yes, it's not often people get this right.

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