1175 users online (219 members and 956 guests)  

Websleuths News

Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    In heels

    Ebay prankster 'gets reply from cannibal'

    A man who put his body up for auction on eBay as a joke reportedly had a serious reply from someone claiming to be a cannibal.

    Daniel O'Dee from Salford posted the joke advert after a drunken dare, says the Sunand it was quickly removed by eBay staff.

    But he was then shocked to get an email from someone calling himself 'Donnie, the Hanover cannibal' offering £2,000 for a 'fresh corpse'.

    The emailer even claimed there was a syndicate of eBay users who helped fund the cost of buying corpses.

    Even after Mr O'Dee emailed back explaining that it was a joke, 'Donnie' replied saying he was disappointed.

    "I'm disappointed that is was your own body you were selling as I want one as soon as possible," the message read.

    "If you have any other access to a fresh corpse I would be interested. I guarantee that it will be more than a fair price."

    When Mr O'Dee did not reply to that email, he then received a death threat.


  2. #2
    See, never give out your real email address to people you don't know....
    Just the facts, Ma'am.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Turlock, California
    Quote Originally Posted by Casshew
    "If you have any other access to a fresh corpse I would be interested.

    Alrighty then!

Similar Threads

  1. Reply Notification
    By Sassynic in forum Forum Finesse
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-01-2008, 01:47 PM
  2. Don't Quite Understand Where to Reply
    By Eagle1 in forum JonBenet Ramsey
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-03-2006, 01:58 AM
  3. Prankster Smuggles Art Into Museums
    By Casshew in forum Bizarre and Off-Beat News
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-27-2005, 12:52 AM