What Does £95 Get You on eBay...

  Seth Haniel 10:13 18 Jul 07
Locked

click here
Boy sent £44,000 in eBay parcel

  egapup 10:22 18 Jul 07

Looks like they might have a fight to get it off the police.

  cream. 10:23 18 Jul 07

" police and detectives swiftly arrived at the house and counted the money. "

I bet they did. Good job it wasn't a mugging or burglary. They would probably just have gotten a victim support leaflet through the post.

  crosstrainer 10:45 18 Jul 07

Does nothing like this ever happen to me? :)

  spuds 11:57 18 Jul 07

Cannot see the problem here for the police, in tracing where the originator of the deal came from.

Always know that I should never had kept all that cash stuffed in a shoebox ;o)

  Seth Haniel 12:36 18 Jul 07

and Guess what I got......



..A salt & Pepper set :)

  crosstrainer 12:43 18 Jul 07

Nothing.....and guess what I got? :)

  spuds 13:01 18 Jul 07

I have bid on things,won, and guess what, I never got them :O(

  HCOOH 13:01 18 Jul 07

I can just picture the scene, we are in a grimy back room of a shop and there are 2 people talking:
"Ere Gordon What you do with them €65000's we got yesterday?
"Put em in that old PS2 Box for safety"
We depart with the sound of a PS2 being inserted into an orifice with considerable force.

  Seth Haniel 13:43 18 Jul 07

"The cash arrived in a box at the house in Aylsham, Norfolk, with the games console, but minus two games."

:)

  Forum Editor 18:13 18 Jul 07

that's where it went. I blamed the dog.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy S8 review

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Samsung's beautifully designed Galaxy S8 makes for better VR experiences too

47 iPhone camera tips to help you take better photos