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He said he owned his own business and was currently building an oil platform near Capetown, Africa and that the job would end in mid April when he would return home.
It's when a person has a little chink in their armour that someone can get in, and it festers and they make the most of it."Detective Sergeant Blackshaw said efforts to stop overseas scams targeting Australians need to be made on a national scale."The scammer in West Africa is going to look at an Australian as an Australian," he said."They are not going to look at them as a West Australian or a South Australian.
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She was ferocious in pursuing the money and was fortunate in that the bank involved in the transfer was compliant.
She is one in only two other victims I have heard of being successful, said Ms Rickard.
He said a payment had to be made right away in order for them to get the goods he needed from a supplier - and that he couldn't make the transaction from Afghanistan.