Online Purchase Scam May 12, 2022

Scam Type

Online Purchase Scam

Business Name Used


Date Reported

May 12, 2022

Victim Postal Code


Total Dollars Lost


Scam Description

We were buying a dog through Craig list since we had tried to shelters with no luck . My boyfriend need a dog to helps with his depression, but we got scams transferring money to Ashley for $125 .. dog sale she said was $250 but this lady keeps asking for more money transfer in order for us to get the dog. We called her couple of times at her phone and she never answered. I had all the conversation with this person on my phone She said “ she need it to collect money for an accident she had.. and kept sending excuses until I told her we will report her scams.. She gave us an address to pick up the sod at 1214 E Chesnut Street in Anaheim CA .. Now we do not have any response from this person and we lost already $125 with her. And no puppy Please help us Thank you