Scammer Steve in Cambodia

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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by King Keil » Thu Jun 26, 2014 12:26 pm

Anybody met the two sisters who approach you and after a while of the usual small talk they say that they want legal advice about your homecountry. The reason is that they want to work as nurses there.
Claim to be of malaysian origin and after just two minutes ask you to go to lunch with them. Ran into them for the second time now and wonder what they are up to.
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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by sanjuro » Thu Jun 26, 2014 12:33 pm

I met him a few weeks back around 51. We had a good chat, he smoked me out, we had several beers and went on a little bar hop until he vanished. Not once did he try to extort cash from me or leave me a tab.
Later I bumped into him on the riverside--we made vague plans to meet up. Not a single hint of bullshit--I didn't bother to show at the bar.
Bumped into him the other night, again on riverside. Said he was going to get a drink, and I should come later. 20 minutes later I cross paths with him again, and he says he's waiting for some money to come through on WU. He had that look about him. I just said I'll see you later, good luck, etc.
I have a feeling that the next time I see him, he'll try to hit me up.
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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by General Mackevili » Thu Jun 26, 2014 3:19 pm

I present to you, Scammer Steve:

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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by Satiated Parrot » Thu Jun 26, 2014 4:05 pm

He looks like a South American MMA fighter.

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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by vladimir » Thu Jun 26, 2014 4:09 pm

Satiated Parrot wrote:He looks like a South American MMA fighter.
Nah, Suarez has got bigger teeth.
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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by StroppyChops » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:22 pm

Yep, that's the dude, although he was hiding behind glasses and baseball cap when we met him.
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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by khmerinade » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:23 pm

That's the one.
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Re: Scammer Steve in Cambodia

Post by General Mackevili » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:31 pm

StroppyChops wrote:Yep, that's the dude, although he was hiding behind glasses..
Glasses as in glasses, or glasses as in sunglasses?

Is he trying to look all sophisticated now or what?
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Re: Steve the Grifter

Post by Sir_Quality_U_Feel » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:33 pm

King Keil wrote:Anybody met the two sisters who approach you and after a while of the usual small talk they say that they want legal advice about your homecountry. The reason is that they want to work as nurses there.
Claim to be of malaysian origin and after just two minutes ask you to go to lunch with them. Ran into them for the second time now and wonder what they are up to.
kidneys.
I'll give ya 500 Riel for it...
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Re: Scammer Steve in Cambodia

Post by General Mackevili » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:50 pm

King Keil wrote:Anybody met the two sisters who approach you and after a while of the usual small talk they say that they want legal advice about your homecountry. The reason is that they want to work as nurses there.
Claim to be of malaysian origin and after just two minutes ask you to go to lunch with them. Ran into them for the second time now and wonder what they are up to.
Definitely sounds like the typical Filipino scam.

Picture next time, please! ! ! ! I'd love to see them!

My hometown happens to have a very good nursing school, so maybe I'd be able to help them. In exchange for not robbing me, of course.
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