There may be tens of thousands of victims, and only a small fraction report it to the FTC. I never accept unknown requests but hit the wrong button by mistake. He wanted me to be his girlfriend when we didn't even mnow each other. I would try to call him on messenger but he couldn't answer the phone was not allowed to ha ha ha we spoke a few more times once again asked if I can help I said no and that was the end of Mr.If this happens to you, please report it at ftc.gov/complaint — click on Scams and Rip-Offs, then select Romance Scams. My first question was why anyone would send a stranger a request. I then proceeded to respond to his request to get to know each other while I caught him in lies. Single father of a 12 yo boy whose mother died in a crash 4 years ago. We talked for maybe 20 minutes before he asked me for my bank account number because he wants to send me money because he says he wants to care for me. Ovoke Omg Is the same guy I'm talking to him he said the same except he is a Dr and work for the UN omg and his son in bording school is Kely and his birthday is soon and he is upset because daddy is not with him he ask me for pictures of me and my son I send him fake one I think we have the same guy!Not everyone using online dating sites is looking for love. As if all that isn’t bad enough, romance scammers are now involving their victims in online bank fraud.
I will find a way to do that as I have 4 pics; then I may try to locate the guy he is victim of stolen pics. He claimed he moved to Kitchner, Ontario, Canada while his daughter moved to Texas with his parents to attend university.
For some reason, back in June I started getting messages on dating websites from tons of engineers and many were in other countries. Says he is a technical engineer with Estisilat in Dubai and travels constantly for work.
They ask you to: Did you know you can do an image search of your love interest’s photo in your favorite search engine?
If you do an image search and the person’s photo appears under several different names, you’re probably dealing with a scammer.
Tee hee, Ladies look out for Captain Samson Daniel. Son is In Africa and his Credit Card Is not working..
Even though I told him my profession, he still was not getting it. One of the photos is from the top of a dam near Incirlic AFB.
This all started after I had met a guy who was a real engineer (he checked out). I told him several times that I preferred a phone call. He said he just got back from Dorset in UK and will have to go back in to complete the job.
His pic was with the company he told me he worked for. Long story short and too many facets to this story, I wired him over 0K and never got back a penny.
There needs to be a save way for us to reach each other and others before they lose everything. I've been chatting with a Bobby Stevenson, widow, one daughter, born in the Netherlands but moved to Minnesota, now lives in Philadelphia. He says he will text me on my phone now.I hate textn..
I want to run google image.not done that before plus I use computers at a library, etc. Dylan Carson claimed he is originally from Austin, Texas but lived in Sydney Australia for the past 15 year with his daughter Ruby after the passing of his beloved Sue who died in a car crash while 3 month pregnant.
And if the person’s online profile disappears a few days after they meet you, that’s another tip-off. On the 4th day he told me he felt he was wasting his time with me. After only 6 days I just blocked him on FB messenger and kik. Hi Jean, this guy sound like my scammer, he was on FB too, and he mention he gone for a patrol too, we talk on hangout, I blocked him in the end, now i still get a few unknown request on FB, i just block and delete. Wow your moms story sounds identical to mine, the only difference he told me he had no family his wife passed away in a car accident and had a son in boarding school in the UK . I picked up on what he was up too from the very beginning but I played along with him.