Internet dating scam crime list
In an extreme case, you may be contacted by a fake doctor and requested to send huge sum of money for the hospital expense saying that your loved one is in need of surgery or medical assistance. S citizens are losing an average of more than 0,000 dollars in these types of scams.
The cruel scammers target the helpless persons such as divorcees, widows, widowers and differently able persons, who have their residence in America.
The scam is not a one man affair; love scammers have a hierarchy and organizational structure that include the head, the manager and the workers.
The internet is their prime source to get you trapped.
Through back and forth chatting, they try to gain your trust and scrutinize your personal information.
After getting good rapport with you, he or she will ask you to pay their hospital bills, visa fees and other legal expenses.
In the urge of starting a new relationship, these women end up trusting scammers and wire out thousands of dollars to them in the name of love and care.They introduce themselves as a business man or women, who is seeking prospective soul mates.The scammers tell their own cooked up stories and pretend to be loving and caring.Women with age group 40 and above have reported the maximum number of losses in love scam.• Oshanugor James Anyasi, 35 year old Nigerian scammer was sentenced to jail for 12 years for having duped a woman of about 400 million (US ,800) promising false love to her.The Vietnamese woman who was the victim of love scam managed to report the scammer to the police.