“We get about 30 requests for help a day,” usually from young men who sent a picture of their privates to a buxom Tinder match who turned out to be a blackmailer.
AARP has been fielding similarly cringe-worthy distress calls from seniors who exposed themselves in front of a webcam.
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Or it could be some dude at a Starbucks texting victims on his cellphone, or a pajama-clad woman in her apartment sending bogus love bombs from her laptop.
They may assume the identity of actual soldiers deployed overseas or pretend to be engineers working on projects in far-flung locales. “They are able to manipulate the victim into believing they have found their one true soul mate.”Victims are as likely to be men as women, young, old or middle-aged, gay or straight, highly or poorly educated.
This lures victims who swipe or click to begin corresponding.
The perpetrators may be working out of call centers in West Africa, wooing four or five people at a time.