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Man who killed divorce laywer, ex-wife dies in prison

A rural Glenvil man who was sentenced last month to two life terms in prison was found hanging in his cell at the Lincoln Correctional Center Monday morning. 283 more words

Prince Nwambu and the mail scam that swindled €8.8 million from 15 victims

Spanish High Court hands down jail terms of up to 21 years to perpetrators of elaborate fraud

It’s one of the oldest tricks in the book, just with a 21st-century twist: dangle the prospect of a large sum of money for doing nothing, and somebody will take the bait. 443 more words

5 Nigerian gangs dominate Craigslist buyer scams

Likely Lads from Lagos still skilled at parting fools from money
Just five Nigerian criminal gangs are behind a widespread type of fraud targeting sellers on Craigslist. 569 more words

Check out: Online dating scam artists abound

Online dating scam artists are everywhere

Learning a new language can be challenging, in the best of times
David Sedaris, my favorite humorist, describes his hilarious and futile efforts at speaking French in France in his book, … 455 more words

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Online dating scammer targeted elderly victims out of $1.1million

A resident of Maryland stands accused of masterminding a series of online dating scams targeting the elderly.

32-year-old Kris Koranteng has been arrested and charged with 11 separate counts… 723 more words

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Beware of Online Dating Scams!

Millions of People visit online dating websites every year hoping to find a companion or even a soul mate.

But today, we want to warn you that criminals use these sites, too, looking to turn the lonely and vulnerable into fast money through a variety of scams. 452 more words

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Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places

Ever felt like you are just not winning in the game of love when it comes to online dating? Sure, you have read stories where some unassuming girl gets hoaxed into a scam forfeiting all of her money away to help her new beau—only to find out that they are really communicating with the likes of a Nigerian internet manipulator. 436 more words