Continue reading » A Victoria resident was bilked out of $88,000 in a romance website scam.
The victim, who is in her 60s, developed an online relationship with the scammer over several months, said Victoria police spokesman Const. They met over an online dating website and spoke over messenger services and she eventually agreed to send money.
Nowadays all the people searching for their perfect matches online are warned about the opportunity to meet these dishonest scammers, but now we will try to figure out who are the most “popular” victims of online dating scams.
You will be absolutely wrong if you think that only men are in danger.
After the man suspected he had her in his grasp, he asked her for a $300,000 loan to assist him in his start-up business.