Dubai dating romance
His profile said he was Donald Andrews, 54 and a single dad from North Vancouver. “I thought I had found the right person after searching for so long.Sarah said the handsome engineer seemed well-educated and family-oriented, with a stable career. He was a gift.”Things changed after Sarah told him she was in love with him; that’s when the scammer made his move.The victim and the scammer create an online relationship.
I receive a TON of e-mails per year from victims asking for help (because they knew I always wanted to be a spy).
Unfortunately, by the time the money leaves their hands, it is gone forever. The scammers use internet cafes and reroute money multiple times to untraceable sources, and therefore, their true identity cannot be discovered.
A growing epidemic in the world today is the Online Romance Scam.
Generally, a victim is contacted by someone online through various social media or a legitimate dating website.
They may have arranged to visit you, but need money to pay for the flight or visa.