Competition scam


received sms from Nelson 0840800126 stating' YOU HAVE BEEN REWARDED THREE HUNDRED AND FIFTY THOUSAND RAND AND A HP LAPTOP FROM RICA GLOBAL AWARD 2015 FROM REF/NO SA22. CONTACT MR NELSON ON 0840800126.  I called the number from a land landline and this Nelson (has a foreign african accent) confirmed that he is from the rica global office.  he asked for my name. ref nr and region.  he said he needs to verify my info on the system and that i should call him back in 5min.  i called back and he confirmed my winning and wanted to know if i want to have the money electronically transferred.  told him that i want to come to the Rica office to collect my price. he advised me to buy a sim card for a certain amount and then use that to call ...do know who.  i told him i know he is busy with a scam and the i am onto him.  he dropped the phone.  please these guys must be caught some how.  they violate our privacy.

Report ID: 7821
Crime Category: Fraud
Province: Gauteng
City/Town: JOHANNESBURG
Suburb: Sandton
Address: sandton
Crime Date/Time: 17 Feb 2015, 00:02 AM
Reported By: Username7821
Reported Date: 17 Feb 2015, 08:02 AM
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  • Manny4 21 May 2015, 11:30 AM

    Received a SMS from RICA ( YOU HAVE BEEN REWARDED THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND RAND AND A HP LAPTOP FROM GLOBAL AWARD 2015,REF/NO:SA-25.CONACT MR MARK ON 0846110634 FOR CLAIM) becarefull this a scam

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