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But little did she know she was actually being tricked by a gang of fraudsters including Ife Ojo, 31, and Olusegun Agbaje, 43, who duped her into 'loaning' them a staggering £1.6million, telling her the money was needed to free up inheritance so they could start a new life together.
A lonely heart was tricked into handing over £1.6million to a gang of dating site conmen, including Ife Ojo, 31, (left) and Olusegun Agbaje, 43, (right) who used a copy of pick-up manual The Game and posed as a wealthy engineer online to win her affections She had even met with someone pretending to be Anderson's lawyer and travelled to Amsterdam to discuss money that was supposedly being held in a vault, as well as searching for houses where she could live with Anderson once the money came through.
This gives them a good reason for why they cannot meet their intended in person.
Romance scams are a long form of social engineering.
In many cases, the suspects were talking to their victims online or over the phone for hours every day.'After a few weeks of chatting online she met a man pretending to be Anderson in person.
He told her that he was an engineer working in the oil industry, that he was divorced and had a daughter, and that his father and sister died of cancer.
Lonely hearts still waiting for their soulmate are easy prey for online dating scams.
Many people search for love through online dating sites, dating apps, or social media.
Our Faulkner County singles are in the 501 area code, and might live in these or other zip codes: 72032, 72035, 72033, or 72034 personals.Unfortunately, before you find your prince (or princess), you have to eliminate the frogs."Romance" scammers, sometimes referred to as "sweetheart" scammers take advantage of vulnerable people, especially divorced women over 40, by posing as an eligible romantic prospect. Scammers may use a fake name or steal the identity of a real person.A young woman who tricked a string of lonely hearts into sending her more than £100,000 in an online dating scam is facing jail.Grace Akintaro, 24, posed as a woman called Amanda Jenson and chatted online to seven men who believed they may have found love.