WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehicles

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WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehicles

Post by ces » 08 Jan 2017 15:03

Hi all,

It is with great sadness and mixed feelings that I send out this warning. But if it can save anyone the pain we are going through...

This week my god child was led into a trap and gunned down near Alberton after reacting to an advertisement for a second-hand Prado. (The story was in yesterday's Beeld and on Maroelamedia). Apparently the vehicle was advertised on two popular web sites; and he and the "seller" had had various discussions about it. All looked legit. So he and a friend drove out to have a look.

The seller didn't arrive at the pre-arranged destination, but asked to meet on an unmarked road. That is where the trap had been set, and the senseless killing took place. The culprits tried to get away with his Hilux, but damaged it and left it at the scene.

1) If you don't know the guy, meet at a public place
2) If you feel uncomfortable, forfeit the car
3) If you have paid a deposit, and feel unsafe, rather loose the money

Ag, julle weet seker meer as ek oor tweedehandse karre koop. Maar ek moet jul waarsku, wees veilig en versigtig. Die duiwel en sy handlangers is los daar buite.

Keep safe, please.
Christoph
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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by Peter Connan » 08 Jan 2017 15:16

Christoph, I am so sorry to hear about your loss.

My condolences to you and to his/her family.
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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by andredurand » 08 Jan 2017 16:49

Jammer om te hoor
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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by Ds J » 08 Jan 2017 20:10

My innige simpatie. Skakel gerus as dit nodig is: 0722 drie drie ses 445.

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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by Picasso » 08 Jan 2017 20:47

Very very sad....
My deepest sympathy to you and the family.

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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by hugejp » 08 Jan 2017 21:00

Truly very sad indeed.

Thank you for sharing.

Heartfelt condolences.
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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by Jorrie » 09 Jan 2017 05:21

Ons innige medelye!
Jammer oor julle verlies. Dit is só onnodig.
Jorrie
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Post by Michael » 09 Jan 2017 05:24

Ai Christoph, my hart is seer vir jou......

Dis so jammer dat daar sulke goed daar buite gebeur.
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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by Tinus lotz » 09 Jan 2017 06:13

Dis net verkeerd op baie levels ..... :thumbdown:

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Re: WARNING - Beware of traps when viewing second hand vehic

Post by Anthony Forgey » 09 Jan 2017 07:30

so sad.

makes me really angry inside.
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