Country Code 852 Whatsapp Scam - Japanese Girl in Hong Kong

Scammers are sending random Area Code 852 Scam Whatsapp messages from +63 telephone numbers claiming they want to visit potential victims. The scammers will claim they are Japanese girls living in Hong Kong and ask what city their potential victims are from. The scammers will claim they have a business trip to the same city their potential victims are from at the end of the year and want to meet them for coffee.

Country Code 852 Whatsapp Scam  - Japanese Girl in Hong Kong

The scammers will then offer their so-called work number(a +852 area code telephone number) to their potential victims and asked to be added.

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  • August 18, 2022 at 9:58 AM by an anonymous user from: Grøfthøj, Tranbjerg J, Central Denmark Region, Denmark

    Same story 85265968762

  • August 12, 2022 at 9:27 AM by an anonymous user from: Old Industrial Zone, Haifa, Haifa, Israel

    I received this night a WhatsApp message from an unknown number to my private WhatsApp number (area code 972).

    The unknown number is:

    852 5323 8132

    On the profile picture is a young smiling Asian girl.

    Under the number the name « Lisa » is written.

    The message was « Hi ».

    I didn’t reply.

    I blocked the sender (unfortunately I omitted to report him/her) and deleted the chat.

  • August 8, 2022 at 12:33 PM by an anonymous user from: Mena Jabal Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    85260749712 fraud number, same stories as above

    • August 9, 2022 at 9:51 AM by an anonymous user from: 15e Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, France

      OuI moI aussI on m'a contacté sur watup

      Yes me too they contacted me on whatsapp

  • August 3, 2022 at 1:46 PM by an anonymous user from: Sector 39, Gurugram, Haryana, India

    852 5295 5606 please take action on this girl number... No. 1 usdt scammer.. She said she was from honkong working in London and she will meet me this December end on her vacation... She chat with me nice and taken my money... She was fraud..

  • August 2, 2022 at 8:23 AM by an anonymous user from: Islamabad, Pakistan

    Yes the same story I am facing but I don't know what she needs from me

  • July 29, 2022 at 9:14 PM by an anonymous user from: Riyadh, Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia

    85259860788

    this number text me on whatsapp I found out she or he one these scumers

  • July 27, 2022 at 10:42 PM by an anonymous user from: San Jose, California, United States

    Xing Rong Zeng, contact through LinkedIn 852 44015910

  • July 26, 2022 at 8:38 AM by an anonymous user from: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

    85261659644

    Anna

  • July 22, 2022 at 3:18 AM by an anonymous user from: Taman Bukit Pantai, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia

    85297616369 Lina

    447810877902

  • July 21, 2022 at 9:05 AM by an anonymous user from: Bærum, Fornebu, Viken, Norway

    First "she"was texting me from her "work number" 60 17-622 5179 but the work number is from Singapore and not UK where "she" worked from

    "her" Hong Kong number. 852 5315 0577

    Here is "her" opening line:

    Are you Mark? I'm Lucy from Singapore. I will send you the contract later

    Just finished of the chat fast, since I don't have time to keep chatting.

  • July 21, 2022 at 3:47 AM by an anonymous user from: Bitsaron, Ramat Israel, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv, Israel

    I've been approached through tinder and the scammer made a contact through the number 852 46244622

  • July 17, 2022 at 7:54 AM by an anonymous user from: Mena Jabal Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Hello, I'm Inna, our company is a high-end clothing design company, the company sent me to DubaI next month, my friend gave me your number, she said you can introduce me to Dubai's clothing market and human geography, Can you show me?

    [ I get sms from 85265459351 this number ]

  • July 5, 2022 at 2:48 PM by an anonymous user from: Downtown Redmond, Redmond, Washington, United States

    Just got hit up yesterday from a UK country code (44-7883-408649) but that was a colleague (😂) so swapped to Hong Kong code (852-9776-2770)

    Co-owner of a medical supply company that is coming to my state for a vacation...was thinking I was her tour guide ... 😂

    Chit chatting so far...can't wait to hear the pitch. 😂 Any idea what the final SCAM is?

    • August 7, 2022 at 12:46 PM by an anonymous user from: Los Angeles, California, United States

      I don't have a answer from you but I have been done almost the same way and im waiting to hear the pitch myself if you find out let me know too😂

    • July 25, 2022 at 9:28 AM by an anonymous user from: Ashwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

      I got one the other day. UK phone number then said save this number, I’m in Malaysia. But it’s a Hong long number

  • June 27, 2022 at 9:23 AM by an anonymous user from: Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya

    yes I'm a victim

  • June 25, 2022 at 5:11 AM by an anonymous user from: Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain

    Hello VICTIMS NAME how are you? It’s been long time, everything went well? Hope you everything fine

  • June 21, 2022 at 8:05 AM by an anonymous user from: Turner, Ashburn, Georgia, United States

    852 46299455

    Contacted me a few min ago on WhatsApp.

  • June 20, 2022 at 4:24 AM by an anonymous user from: Marsa, Malta

    A girl named Agnes Turner (Chinese name BaI Qian) claiming to be from Shenzhen in China contacted me asking for assistance to set up business in Malta. The conversation sounded plausible for a while but then she asked for the chat to switch over to WhatsApp. I replied that WhatsApp is blocked in China however she sent me a Hong Kong number 852... This is where I became suspicious. She is still active on LinkedIn so if this is a scammer then please beware. I will keep her (or him) on the hook for a while but see how long it lasts when I do not connect on WhatsApp. Thanks for the forum.

  • June 19, 2022 at 11:13 PM by an anonymous user from: South Finland, Finland

    just right now at this moment, a girl name Lisa Chen from Hong Kong contacted me by WhatsApp talking about how she wants to immigrate to my country, she is really attractive in her picture we still have a lot to discuss let's see what she's got to offer me. her number is 852 6556 0768

  • June 17, 2022 at 1:21 PM by an anonymous user from: Miami, Florida, United States

    I received a msg from 852_ by whatspp with Japanese girl profile picture, she/he send me random msg that Hi'Mr Allein I shall be visit to SaudI Arabia end of this month and shall meet with you about our cooperation. I replied back wrong number please make sure before text to anyone.

  • June 10, 2022 at 11:46 PM by an anonymous user from: Radnor Township, Villanova, Pennsylvania, United States

    Japanese girl. She is always texting and calling me names like, "Lucy, long time, how you doing? " scammers.

  • June 10, 2022 at 1:43 AM by an anonymous user from: Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

    I have received also a message yesterday from 852 95231461

    How are you friend, long time no see. A girl with long brown hair, face not really visible.

  • June 9, 2022 at 4:13 AM by an anonymous user from: Rampura Colony, Yamunanagar, Haryana, India

    HI, one girl chatting with me at this number 852 55839678; she asking everything and I am confused, can you help me?

  • June 8, 2022 at 12:47 AM by an anonymous user from: Downtown Redmond, Redmond, Washington, United States

    852-9348-0472

    Watch out...They texted me and then did everything this article said they would...

  • May 31, 2022 at 2:13 AM by an anonymous user from: Um Seddah-Block 7, Kuwait City, Kuwait

    I also received message...Hello, are you Mr. Ahmed, a medical equipment distributor in Kuwait?...I replied her...no m not

  • May 27, 2022 at 3:51 PM by an anonymous user from: Digbeth, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

    Received message in Scotland from 852-5185-3721. They were looking for a Smith and were messaging from the USA. Replied they had wrong number. Then subsequently blocked and deleted it.

  • May 18, 2022 at 7:06 AM by an anonymous user from: Ruwi, Mutrah, Oman

    I got a message from a girl with the Hong Kong number and she says she wants to visit me. I am from Oman and I did not add her in my Whatsapp or contacts. Looks like she is using translator. This is her message to me. 85255322173 I can also go to your country

  • May 13, 2022 at 2:22 PM by an anonymous user from: County Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

    852 6425 3400 got a message

  • May 10, 2022 at 3:59 AM by an anonymous user from: Brisbane City, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

    I got the message from 85246281600 with a female name "Karena"; it said

    "Hello, how are you?"

    That's it.

  • April 19, 2022 at 12:48 PM by an anonymous user from: City of London, London, England, United Kingdom

    852 6808 5411

    Someone saying Hi, I'm Zaya. I think Aunt Lina has already told you my personal information.

    Clearly dodgy

    Be careful

  • April 12, 2022 at 9:25 PM by an anonymous user from: East Aurora, New York, United States

    85246813190

    Lives in Toronto, coming to US for fashion shoe.

    First contact number was

    Lou Burns

    1 (423) 564-6776

    Beauty, cosmetic & personal care

  • April 6, 2022 at 10:37 PM by an anonymous user from: Manassas, Virginia, United States

    852-9754-7354 texted my Whatsapp under the guise of us being old friends.

  • April 6, 2022 at 8:28 AM by an anonymous user from: Hicksville, New York, United States

    60-11-1940-2637 was the original contact number, then says this is her cell number from Hong Kong 852-5365-6841 says her name is Bernice looking for her tour guide Jack….

  • April 1, 2022 at 4:56 PM by an anonymous user from: Chelan County, Leavenworth, Washington, United States

    852 5304 3428 Judy

    I didn’t respond to this one since I do t have the time. The last 2-3 I responded to knowing they are scammers. When I bored I like to see how good they are. The last one acted like she was contacting her vet because her dog very sick. I said wrong number. She explained more about her dog. I actually looked up the place she said she was contacting and gave her the number. But of course that’s not the point. She continued chatting me up and apparently forgot about her poor sick dog. I forget what it ended on. Either she mentioned crypto, and I blocked her or she tried to get me to meet her on another platform and I blocked her. Both of those are signals to me that the chat will be boring now so I don’t bother.

  • March 17, 2022 at 9:34 AM by an anonymous user from: Stockholms län, Sweden

    852 46348433 Wendy.

  • March 16, 2022 at 3:02 PM by an anonymous user from: Middletown, New Jersey, United States

    I got a message from 852 6424-5025

  • March 15, 2022 at 12:43 PM by an anonymous user from: Washington, District of Columbia, United States

    I got similar messages & this person gave me the following # to add to WhatsApp 85254829568

  • March 9, 2022 at 11:10 PM by an anonymous user from: Denver, Colorado, United States

    Girl in MiamI showing Kansas # and 852 whatsapp. Invest in coinbase/wallet name is Lucy from Hong Kong

  • March 6, 2022 at 7:59 PM by an anonymous user from: Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

    Ya a person saying was a 32-year-old girl wanting to make money and has the same birthday as mind.

    852 5575 632

    60 17- 347 9880

    Name Lee Merry

    Living in Washington DC USA. I LIVE IN CANADA. But the phone is thru the USA and Canadian calling s on whatsapp.

    Wanting to set up

    OKx

    Wallet Chinese sounded like

  • March 6, 2022 at 3:21 AM by an anonymous user from: Westpoort, Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

    Received WhatsApp scam from 6281270302377 (Indonesia) from (apparently pretty - blurry photo with link but didn’t click) girl who informed me she would come to the Netherlands (am from Netherlands, message was written in perfect Dutch) and would like to meet, asking to add work contact number 85268432737

    Blocked contact

  • February 25, 2022 at 8:02 PM by an anonymous user from: Willowdale East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    Fraud number 852 53190213

  • February 18, 2022 at 10:25 AM by an anonymous user from: Constanta, Romania

    852 9691 7218 Scammer, he has pictures copied from the net with girls and pretends to be a girl but he is a man who wants to propose you to invest in a counterfeit currency

  • February 10, 2022 at 9:16 PM by an anonymous user from: North St James Town, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    I am chatting to one right now and hearing the hook. It's quite interesting though.

    • April 18, 2022 at 11:05 PM by an anonymous user from: Berea, Ohio, United States

      Mine has a cosmetics company they want me to invest in.

  • January 22, 2022 at 3:18 PM by an anonymous user from: Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan

    852 9691 7218 scammer from Singapore and hongkong. Business girl will try to trap you. Be aware of this.

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Country Code 852 Whatsapp Scam - Japanese Girl in Hong Kong