R5000 free shares scam


Beware: There is a scam going around saying you won 5000 rand in shares from some JSE affiliated company.

I got two phone calls from +2781 558 0673 and +2781 5328212.

The first was telling me I won 5000 rands in shares. They knew my name, number etc.. They spoke to me in Afrikaans. The second call was to confirm meeting with them. I asked them if they had a website or who they were (MME or some abbreviation was given), they mentioned they are part of the JSE or something. When I told them I dont believe them they told me F*** off and hung up.

This is clearly a scam. I dont know how to report scams officially, but I hope this finds someone who googled this scam and persuades them to not go forth and lose money.

Report ID: 29008
Crime Category: Fraud
Province: Western Cape
City/Town: CAPE TOWN
Suburb: Cape Town
Address: Cape Town
Crime Date/Time: 9 Jul 2018, 13:07 PM
Reported By: hendrikdelarey
Reported Date: 9 Jul 2018, 13:07 PM
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  • hendrikdelarey 28 Sep 2018, 12:17 PM

    I received another one this morning, same story. The number was (+27) 061 468 8032

  • RedDragon 16 Jul 2018, 10:46 PM

    I received the same call today, also in Afrikaans. One call for both reasons above. ?+27815328212?
    They were also trying to phish for other info like place of work etc.

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