'Her' name was Aleksandra and 'she' was young and pretty with a long, dark mane of hair and dark brown eyes.
She contacted Dave (not his real name) on dating site Zoosk in November last year, telling him she was a 32-year-old Russian woman eager to pursue a serious relationship.
The profiles first go through automated screening software, which flags both traits in the profile, such as certain ethnicities, and things that aren't visible in the profile, such as certain IP addresses and even certain passwords that scammers seem to like more than other people.
Then a person on staff looks through the flagged profiles and decides whom to ban, Velasquez says.
Unusually for someone her age, Aleksandra had no Facebook, Twitter or Instagram accounts.
In fact, there were no online traces of her at all.
If you do an image search and the person’s photo appears under several different names, you’re probably dealing with a scammer. Not using the card and getting stuck with the bills? I'm afraid that they really are here and they will get us for not sending my money to them. Note that yahoo was a favorite, but now they are using Claims phone: 0336-290-7973, and phone: 302-786-5049, and text number: 458-202-1811. Letterhead on envelope was for "The Economical Insurance Group" and was mailed from Canada, postage paid #1681350. Claims address: 45 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3P9, Canada. Send counterfeit check from PK Electrical, Inc., Reno, NV 89511 via Heritage Bank, Sparks, NV 89436 and mailed from Hanjin Shipping Co. Claims to be in Delaware, but was at 108 Briarwood Dr, Gilberts, Illinois. Fake web site: credit cards: Master Card #xxxxxxxx64760052, Exp.
Also claims shipping address: 33 East Terrace, Ceduna, Australia SA5690 or Skyview Agent, Inc., Skyview Inc., 33 East Tce, Ceduna, SA 5690, Australia UK Mobile: 44(0)7024036546USA Tel #: 12142105446Claims billing address: 3255 lawrenceville suwanee rd p211, suwanee, GA 30024Claims to be from India, but doesn't like curry.And if the person’s online profile disappears a few days after they meet you, that’s another tip-off. We have been to Stockton PD so many times and talked to officers.