After they form a “relationship,” they come up with reasons to ask their love interest to set up a new bank account.
The scammers transfer stolen money into the new account, and then tell their victims to wire the money out of the country.
Says he is a technical engineer with Estisilat in Dubai and travels constantly for work. According to the text I got last night Fred said we have till Friday to sent the 0 to the lawyer or we both die.
He said he just got back from Dorset in UK and will have to go back in to complete the job. I don't have a crystal ball so I can't find out where they really are or what is real and what isn't.
Don't let yourselves be tricked into thinking these con artists are sincere. They ask you to: I too have been talking to a man on face book messenger. This man is Col john Nicholson is asking for money for his daughter in Ghana. I'm sure this is a scam, his supposedly 15 yr daughter emailed me for money sent Beto her. Why would a highly decorated officer risk losing his retirement? He told me about his son"s birthday and I have to sent his son 2 i phones in Uk and i have to pay even Uk taxes to pay for his sons i phone . He told me his son who is in UK boarding school lost his phone and inhaler and need to get a new one. Talked to a guy from Facebook stating that he a general in the armed forces. Her dad can't get to funds because he is in Syria.
If you gave the scammer your bank or credit card account numbers, contact your bank or credit card company and ask how to protect your accounts. Stated wife died when stationed in SA and that his daughter is there in boarding school. Asked if i could send money to nanny sister as she was going there. Wow Says he was an orphan in the UK because his parents died, said he was raised by a priest. He says he is in Iraq, and he has no way to his money.
Unfortunately, online dating scams are all too common. Helen Christiana Terry is a name a scammer has stolen and is using it to extort money from men saying shes a nurse in Nigeria with UNICEF when I contacted UNICEF after she emailed me and I noticed poor english for a nursing student they told me she was a fraud she or whom ever is still using the emails to commit fraud Please, I think my so called boyfriend is a Nigerian scammer. Hello Melanie, I feel what ur going thru, I met someone in EH and his voice didn't match the pic but to find out neither was the pic.which came clean with but I still believed n him until he asked for my financial support.. I didn't send money and that changed the relationship. Scammers often make up stories about their work and families and ask for money for emergenices, or to care for their children. 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!They ask you to: Did you know you can do an image search of your love interest’s photo in your favorite search engine? When you say SA do you mean San Antonio or something else? I posed my questions in vernacular anyone originally from the US would understand. Led me from Facebook to Hangout Although his english was pretty good..could tell english was not his mother tongue. Please beware 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.If you do an image search and the person’s photo appears under several different names, you’re probably dealing with a scammer. Because this man states that he lives in houston but hasnt been home for a while. He, of course stumbled and said he didn't understand upon nearly each of my questions. Picture is of handsome soldier 47 ans looking fine. He would tell me how much he loved me and hoods God brought us together blah blah blah.But they don't want our information and say our crime is too small to spend the resources. These men are a huge international group with people all over the world. he said he was a baron from Bulgaria and when we getting married I'd live in his castle and become the baronness of 39 ppl. He had a building collapse and suddenly have to go to Nigeria. Sheila - This german guy sounds alot like my scammer. My scammer's wife had leukemia and daughter's birthday was June 14. He is widowed with a daughter who is in boarding school. I told him last night, I trusted him, but I can't send him more $$. Right now I don't know how to pay off the loan with a high interest rate. I am so dumb I trusted my life with this man and promised me of getting married once he came back to US but he never show up they are not gonna show up but they will just keep their facebook accpount opened no emails and nothing. He had to return to Africa twice to get some certificate that had to be with the money. He said it will give us enough money to last us forever. It said his father was 59 when he deposited the money for Richard and the date of the deposit was 2011. So I googled the attorney and got his number and I called him to verify that he wrote the email. Several people have been emailing us and threatening us. I am so scared I think they are really here and they will really kill us. What the hell kind of cops are they to kill people just because they want to keep there money. You've done an impressive job and our whole communitry will be thankful to you. Then he will leave you broke and emotionally distraught. Really sounds exactly like the situation I am in....is saying he is in the army his English is perfect! I think I am dealing with the exact same person as you would you be willing to Face Time or call me on the phone I was really wanting to get to the bottom of this ?I have information, pics, addresses, but no one wants that. How can someone steal your life and you have no rights. through out a period of over 3 yrs, yes 3 yrs I never met him. Of course he claimed to love me and said all the right things. The name he used was Clark Gibson but I've seen him use the name Huffman Alfred Gibson. I had the same thing only i new from the jump i google picture search the firat day i let him work for me for 6 weeks lmao hahaha i had him in tears i had to school him buffalo dont play that will be the day i pay any man to come to me haha on what planet is a man ask a women for money okay in the end i really enjoyed the attention lonley house wife my hes im house lol now i had crying i even got his real identity pics and much more jackson Williams 1988 oh yes what a sexy accent and a picture to dye for well guess what he ia no oil rig bull cant get off the ship unless you pay his 30 thousand dollara to his barrister lol wow not sure i would pay that even if he was real lol I feel very foolish that I fell for this scam. Because I refused to send money to Dubai or Nigeria, he requested I send it to one of his agents. I found his 'agent' on Facebook and discovered that Clark Gibson was shown as her friend but as Huffman Albert Gibson. Don't let him fool you again and don't send money anymiore. Almost a year ago Richard Walker contacted me, he said he was an FBI agent and recovered the money I was scammed out of a couple years prior. He wants me to send 0 to the attorney on Oct 1, 2016. All the cops we contacted, the FBI all say its a scam. PLEASE HELP, We don't know what to do, we don't want to die. This guy was on facebook with same name and I called him out. But we have not spoken on the phone, he says he is widowed and his daughter has a guardian..........his daughter went to vacation in India and she got malaria...needs money to help her because he cannot get to this money..... OMG its amazing how emotionally invested we can get into these things. If yes email me and I will send you my phone number Thank you Jeanna Pls help me if iam a victim of scammer?
always excuses but I believed for so long as he promised to pay me back all money was sent via both moneygram and western union. I got so called emails from her they're both gone. I am getting counseling and have to let them all in God's Hands for judgement. This woman named Alina Baura she told me she makes 230,000 a year as an engineer and she needs me to help her with antiques crafts and paintings the shipping cost is 941.00 dollars and i ask her how much she haves she said she has 46,000 on her right now. After he was in Nigeria he claimed he was robbed so I sent him $1000 and then he turned around and asked for $4200 a couple of weeks later. I am also fearful I will be in trouble with the police... On any given day, there are approximately 20 men named Huffman Albert Gibson listed on facebook! Got me off the website quickly and began romancing the stone in his third email to me . He gave me the email address for the attorney so i can contact him about sending the money. They have me so scared that they are really here I call the cops several times a day, I keep getting told its a scam and the SOB's are in S. I have changed my # and 3 days later he was calling me again. You say someone is threatening you and your daughter over the phone and email. he said I am the real person my identity was stolen. I have been telling him that I will send the money.then I told him I didn't believe him and he got very annoyed with me when I told him this... I met him in waplog site and continue our courting in fb then invite me to make an account in gmail, he told me he's a commanding general in us army and was assigned in Afghanistan, his wife died in a fatal accident and had a 14yrs old son studying in boarding school,to make the story short we became boyfriend and girlfriend promising me a bright future.