Scammers take advantage of people looking for romantic partners, often via dating websites, apps or social media by pretending to be prospective companions.
You or someone you know may be dating this person online right now. No matter how good they sound, things aren't what they appear to be.
Pam (USA) Report N2 (added on March, 4, 2013) Alexander Malls James claims to be an officer in the Army in Kabul, Afghanistan.
He's also used a military diplomatic name of Charles Duke Haggard Lamptey based in Accra, Ghana. He tells women he is about to come home to Georgia in USA. Sherri (USA) Report N4 (added on May, 24, 2013) Asked for new phone and money.
Noticing What Isn't Right Engaging in Conversation Meeting the Person Community Q&A For most of us, finding love on the internet can be a gift from heaven.
For others, however, it can be a life-ruining decision – leaving us penniless, heartbroken and with many more problems heading our way.