When I found out who he was I bluntly asked him, who am I speaking with today, Aaron, John, Sam, or James. LOL This German guy befriended me on face book says his wife is decreased daughter in an accident but just had a birthday, send money for her present. I want this man caught and I don;t want him to do this to another woman again. I met the same guy, he used a Chinese profile with name Ritchie Cheung.
He's working for a company drilling oil as a engineer I know this must be a scam also. He said he had both lived in mountain view, ca and Jacksonville, Florida . Lost everything cause he needed an app for his project which cost 200 dolllars.
Actually I like the profile he stole, who can tell me how I can find my real dream man in that picture? Claims he lives in Florida and works on an oil rig. He just sent me a long love letter stating his wife died from cancer three years ago and he is claiming his true love for me. Lesson learned is when a man from match claims his account is ending soon and he's a widower, just delete or contact match right away. He want to send me money so I can order a part for his job. His wife had died 5 years ago and his daughter Lisa was in a boarding school in Florida. I can see all the signs of a scam but because I fell inlove with him I don't want to believe that my guy is a scammer.
I started talking to a guy says he works overseas in a oil company has a daughter in boarding school. He lived in Ohio but worked for a company in Texas on an oil well out in the Gulf. They are evil in reality once they got the money they want they will stop talking and chatting with you. They are all scammers with an ugly faces behind the pictures he is sending to you. to the point that I have to cut off some of my bills and luxuries in life.
There may be tens of thousands of victims, and only a small fraction report it to the FTC. also said his wife died of cancer 2 yrs ago and is looking to be loved again. He is widowed with a daughter who is in boarding school.
If this happens to you, please report it at ftc.gov/complaint — click on Scams and Rip-Offs, then select Romance Scams. He said he was interested in me and wanted to exchange mails. Mechanical engineer dealing with corrosion control, Raised in Germany. Sheila - This german guy sounds alot like my scammer. My scammer's wife had leukemia and daughter's birthday was June 14. he sends all these romantic love letters I hve bf from usa los Angeles for 2months he said he send a box for me inside the box hve 2 jewelry he said until he ask my full adress and showing some prove that he really send a luggage box to me after 4days the company message me to i need a pay the dilivery charge worth of 0usd maybe this is scam too I feel very foolish that I fell for this scam. Because I refused to send money to Dubai or Nigeria, he requested I send it to one of his agents. I found his 'agent' on Facebook and discovered that Clark Gibson was shown as her friend but as Huffman Albert Gibson.
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He also asked what the weather was like 'over there'. I told him I was on my way home and it would take sometime atleast an hour. If I waited more than a minute to respond he acted all panicky. Oh now he could dream about my and he would know how sweet my voice is. Comments and user names are part of the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) public records system, and user names also are part of the FTC’s computer user records system.
He wanted to ask me one question and I though it was going to be for money but he wanted me to wait until tomorrow. He said something about working on an oil well, in the river. I said I've been to the Gulf I know what oil RIGS look like and that was perposterus! )Then he started rattling about his mom and I couldn't understand much more than him begging me to keep talking to him until he sent a video. He is on a peacekeeping force in Ghana, West Africa. I was joking with him when I asked his heritage when I said your are probably Polish or German.
He said he would have his boss take a video and send it to me. I said say something in Portugese but he kept making excuses. I knew it was a scam he kept begging me to wait until tomorrow because we were so good together. So I told him I was hanging up and doing a reverse google search as soon as we did. He said he was crushed because when you love someone the way he loves me you would do anything for them no questions ask.
I met a guy whose name is Joel Stephen Greco through dating site in Japan. I started exchanging mails and soon he wanted to chat on skype. He sent me some of his photos, but I did not notice he is a famous guy there. My German sounding scamme's name is Henrik Markud with an engineering job for Petronas Oil in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Has not asked for money, but its been barely a week. The name he used was Clark Gibson but I've seen him use the name Huffman Alfred Gibson. Judy, this guy sent me a friend request and the name is Justice Wilson Huffman. On any given day, there are approximately 20 men named Huffman Albert Gibson listed on facebook! Got me off the website quickly and began romancing the stone in his third email to me .
Last weekend we promised to chat sometime in a weekend, but suddenly he stopped calling me, sending me any messages, so I googled. I have been talking to "Robert Dietrish" for months. His wife died from cancer, his son had a brain tumor while at Boarding School in London, he cannot cash his check gor 2.7 million because the government tax agency is demanding ,000 in taxes up front. Looked too good to be true and the accent on the phone was not German. I called his bluff on Aug 1st and reported him to all Malaysian authorities. Kuala Lumpur going on for a year now...called his bluff today. His timeline says he is from Frankfurt, Germany but lives in SF, CA. Almost all are either widowed or divorced, approximately 50 years old and in the oil or gas exploration business. His email is drrkbrt Claims his wife died 8 years ago and his son is in Califormia in an institution.