Email scam is an unsolicited email that claims the prospect of a bargain or something for nothing.Some scam messages ask for business, others invite victims to a website with a detailed pitch.Tim Mc Murray, a 61-year-old Gardena native, sought help from an online dating site where he began talking to several people hoping to make good on the promise.
“We had to convince her the situation was suspicious.
Many individuals have lost their life savings due to this type of fraud.
An impostor poses as the perfect suitor, lures a victim into a romance, then proceeds to loot his or her finances.
In a short span of time, this online quest led him to what he believed to be a romance scammer.
For him, a really good looking woman asking to marry him sounded too good to be true. This hunch prompted him to cooperate on an operation that would later save a company from losing money.