Tags romance scams

Houston man sentenced to 7 years for attempted $2 million romance scam

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

The Nigerian national also must pay back nearly $900,000 to victims, a judge ordered.

Team of romance scammers defrauded US victims out of $2.5M since 2016, DOJ says

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

The suspects, who hail from Nigeria, Ghana and the U.S., used websites like Facebook and Google to find victims seeking friendship, companionship and love.

Someone is trying to catfish women by pretending to be Paul Nakasone

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

We're going to guess this isn't what the general means by "persistent engagement."