The person claiming to be Chandler wanted McDougal to send him an iPhone 5s. I asked him to call me or make a voice call atleast but he told me that it is not allowed bacause he is in the base. So they say, i think because i did part with money they will investigate this. Spotting fake soldier profiles Scammers have one main goal in life, which is trying to get money. Can anyone tell me that he is fake.
Be extremely suspicious if you are asked for money for transportation costs, communication fees or marriage processing and medical fees via Western Union. In fact, the fees will only stop when the victim stops paying them. At this stage the scammer will insist that he is unable to pay for the service at this time for one of many reasons and he will ask you to pay it for him, in most cases promising to pay you back as soon as he can. This is a copy of the email I received from his solicitor Hello Renee, I arrived safely in Africa, Nigeria. Mark your involvement with a scammer as a mistake and keep a sharp eye out the next time. You lead them on and then when they asked for money you just send then photos of what you found on Internet.
He approached me two days ago about get a phone card. You were scammed by several different groups of scammers, that is all you need to know. He is in a special operations unit and therefore cannot share any information with you. I learned the hard way… I have pictures I even had him post a picture of him with a sign that said I Love You Debbie on it. This man is the love of my life and I really want to be with him. He has a child that is dying or needs surgery or some other medical emergency and he needs the money to pay for it.
They know if someone asks you for money, it is a scam. My favorite is when they combine all these things. You can also check out who is really behind their email address…. The people in the pictures rarely know their pictures have been used, let alone know who you are. I really doubt the base phone operator's knowledge about military. It all started to unravel when he slipped up on a few things and i then became suspicious.
Investigators say there are many ways to be a victim, from hacking, identity theft to blackmail are elements used in a romance scam. When I pushed for a name he changed the subject. I just thought he had an identity disorder! They basically get them hooked; they send poetry, they tell them they love them. I often suggest that people call or visit a military recruiting office if they have questions about how the military works. Military leave is little different to most other companies.
Local 2 Investigative reporter Jace Larson did some investigating into claims made by McDougal's man. If this article helps you or has kept you from becoming the victim of a scam or sending him even more money , please consider donating to help maintain this website so that others will be able to utilize this information as well. Second, you can have access to your money, so this is yet another lie. Soldiers currently serving in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria or elsewhere. In addition he stated he was 46, but in his pictures he looked no older than 30.
He had told me that he would recieve 6000000 thousand when he left the army which would be in March. So, the request for financial assistance for any matter is the most important sign of all. I have also been contacted by: Sgt. He gave me a simular story as Rhona if its the same guy. I learned the hard way, not to correspond with strangers on line. Oh and he was about to come home in a few months for his retirement. This happened to me not only once but twice.
Just wanted to warn all those out there that the moment you are asked to spend any money whatsoever, run! Soldiers do not have to pay for early retirement. One minute, he is in Afghanistan and the next minute he is in Africa. The Google images are a few years old. One person traced the Ip address to washington and its my take on dealing with this man that he is the brains behind it he has had some kind of traning the way he gets in to your brain almost hypnotic. I confronted sgt ralph with my findings on this site and i ve heard from him once saying that he is real and that he would not do anything to hurt me. These two names are probably new to the scam I fell in love with Scott Morris Smith, rig engineer in Scotland.