Male dating scammers
They could be adopted or they may be nursing parents through illness.
They aim to keep you messaging all hours of the day and night.
In another case, divorcée Suzanne Hardman, then 56, was defrauded of £170,000 by ‘James Richards’, a widower living in Portsmouth.
In fact, James was a gang of Nigerian fraudsters who were later convicted.
They have even been known to telephone their victims as a first introduction.
Virtually every aspect of cybercrime has been made into a service or plug-and-play product.
When he had an accident and needed surgery, Sara paid for it. ‘I tried my best to help that child.’‘Even when the fraud is revealed, they find it hard to let go.
But Wayne May admits it’s a drop in the ocean.'The fact that they can afford to do that shows how many others they have on the go.He says he’s single, honest and looking for love – just like you, in fact.All he needs is a little money to get him through a tricky situation…They play on emotional triggers to get you to provide money, gifts or personal details.Dating and romance scams often take place through online dating websites, but scammers may also use social media or email to make contact.