A man calling himself "John" messaged her and through daily phone calls and messages on Facebook, he gained her trust.He spoke with what she thought was a British accent and his picture on Facebook portrayed a nice-looking man with graying hair and a beard.In July, "John" told her that he was traveling to the United Kingdom to buy antiques for his store.
But as he continued to push for money, Best realized something was off. but who says they're stuck outside of the country and in need of money is a popular ploy among scammers. Some even claim they need money for medical expenses from combat injuries. "We cannot stress enough that people need to stop sending money to persons they meet on the Internet and claim to be in the U. military," Chris Grey, the Army CID's spokesman said in a statement.
She searched Web forums, eventually finding another woman's story of a scammer with the same name. Mingle2, the dating site, did not respond to requests for comment. And in recent months, the International Crime Complaint Center has warned of a new dating extortion scam where scammers bait members of online dating sites into intimate conversations, then threaten to expose them if they don't pay up.
I love traveling, riding my motorcycles, gardening, cooking, swimming beach walking spending time with my son, photography, helping people, sharing a sunrise with someone special and ending the day with that same person watching the sunset.
I have been successful in my past and tho i am NOT rich i am comfortable.
Food strengthens the body while love strengths the soul. Some say love is life, but love without hope and faith is an agonizing death, People need love the most when they deserve it the least, Dedicate your life to God, though choose carefully who you dedicate your love to. pretend to come from: United States/Alstead birth: 1957-04-04 height/weight: 188cm/136kg (!
) email: [email protected]: 2007-04-29 I am a loving caring man that loves to do things that please my partner.I can be strong willed and strong opinioned but can admit when I am wrong.I don't have a real "type" that I am looking for a caring woman that is willing to settle down with me for a serious relationship, I will know it when I meet her. That being at peace with yourself is the first component needed to be a good partner.The FBI said there is no indication that the information was ever removed.Don't get caught in a scam Some advice from experts at the Better Business Bureau and Internet Crime Complaint Center: Be on guard.The victims reported collective losses of .4 million, which is likely only a fraction of the actual losses since many victims are too embarrassed to file a report, the FBI said.