I have similar experience, asking for itunes and money to be sent to someone in the US. Here are some warning signs that an online love interest might be a fake.
Weve been talking in skype, google hangouts and whatsapp. 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?
Here are some warning signs that an online love interest might be a fake. She's not sure if the man she is talking to is real... Her story is almost same as yours, she has sent him a lot of money already, mostly for his daughter who is going to boarding school in Africa (or something like that) she also sent her money for a birthday party. I never accept unknown requests but hit the wrong button by mistake. He wanted me to be his girlfriend when we didn't even mnow each other. I am a nurse and he even does not know terms in medical vocabulary . His mame is Wilhelm gerhard Krumwiede do not talk to this guy! He Asked me to opened a chase account for him using my name. Asked me if I'd like to work the oil company that contracted him. Said his kid lived in Texas and that he was widowed. At that point I knew he was a scammer and told him. Googled his image and it was from a British public figure's pics (on Twitter). The guy must have quickly reported it because within hours the profile showed as suspended.
They ask you to: Did you know you can do an image search of your love interest’s photo in your favorite search engine? he says he has no family just the family of deceased wife who is supposedly caring for girl while he is working overseas for an oil company as an engineer. I bet he told you his wife is alcoholic and has multiple affairs. My first question was why anyone would send a stranger a request. I then proceeded to respond to his request to get to know each other while I caught him in lies. Single father of a 12 yo boy whose mother died in a crash 4 years ago. We talked for maybe 20 minutes before he asked me for my bank account number because he wants to send me money because he says he wants to care for me. 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. This van started using the name James Banks didn’t want to serve banks, and then finally it was Thomas Banks Clark I have pictures of freshly three different people because his uncle so-called was also involved and of his is David Jones and his wife died in a car accident and her speeding today and he asked me to help them because they were going Him an American citizenship from Brazil For the cost of 0 and then he could leave and come to me and he wants to be married before Christmas supposedly he has two good bank accounts and they both been blocked. Told me a story about his late wife getting killed in an accident four years ago.
If you do an image search and the person’s photo appears under several different names, you’re probably dealing with a scammer. 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 I been dating a man on facebook and we star talk on facebook and he ask me out and we star talk in hangout then he ask me of i could send him money i say yes i will so i send him money though Western union then he ask some more so i dd but this was brfore i knew he was on mititary scammers so i stop send him money 2month ago of jan 2017 and i was send him money from 2015 i take off my hangout and i delelate him off everything i have not text him over 1 month it hurt me alot but i get over him I had a similar issue. I have photos of them all Do you happen to have a picture of this man? I have a friend who I know is being scammed but can't get her to understand..thought if picture happens to be same man she might finally see him for what he is My mother’s scammer is named John Truman, 62 yo in the Army. How do intelligent, grown women fall for these things?! I believe he is using certain banks at he was using James Thompson 1770 @ I have all the photos birthdate I have science so much information on these people at symbol in both his suppose it real name is Thomas Banks Clark well I pulled that name up and found a gravestone from Well the child that died in 1940 and he told me that he thinks it was his uncle and he doesn’t understand how come but it was also in New Mexico but his wife died in Texas from speeding Wow this all sounds too familiar. His supposedly daughter emailed says she needs 0 to go on a trip to Africa.
Not everyone using online dating sites is looking for love. As if all that isn’t bad enough, romance scammers are now involving their victims in online bank fraud. just two days ago he tomb me her had received an email from Stanley's teacher telling him he was very sick and needed medical attention and he couldn't leave the ship of course so he needed to borrow money and not to worry he would pay me back as soon as he got off that ship I think he said he had 5 wks left.
Scammers create fake online profiles using photos of other people — even stolen pictures of real military personnel. And they tug at your heartstrings with made-up stories about how they need money — for emergencies, hospital bills, or travel. Here’s how it works: The scammers set up dating profiles to meet potential victims. On the 4th day he told me he felt he was wasting his time with me. After only 6 days I just blocked him on FB messenger and kik. Hi Jean, this guy sound like my scammer, he was on FB too, and he mention he gone for a patrol too, we talk on hangout, I blocked him in the end, now i still get a few unknown request on FB, i just block and delete. Ha I asked for the name of the school -no response then he told me he would send me his phone # that never happened,we were chatting on messenger so if he was in Dubai his time would be different then mine of course he didn't know maybe it's in the settings same BS I asked huge much it is that he needed the amount was 25.00 I simply said I'm sorry I don't work I can't help you out wish I could by the way the name was Ken Ovoke sharp looking man if indeed it was him.