He may also send you checks to cash since he’s out of the country and can’t cash them himself, or he may ask you to forward him a package. You were targeted by criminals, probably based on personal information you uploaded on dating or social media sites.
The pictures you were sent were most likely phony lifted from other websites.
Our Heritage: 1900-1959Our funeral home was built in April of 1885, as a private residence for the family of C. and Opal Anderson in June of 1959, making it Anderson Funeral Home. Edward Ball, but retained the Anderson Funeral Home name.
Our Heritage: 1959 - 2005After the merger, the funeral home was sold to Delpha L.
But as Valentine’s Day gets closer, the FBI wants to warn you that criminals use these sites, too, looking to turn the lonely and vulnerable into fast money through a variety of scams..
These criminals—who also troll social media sites and chat rooms in search of romantic victims—usually claim to be Americans traveling or working abroad. While their most common targets are women over 40 who are divorced, widowed, and/or disabled, but every age group and demographic is at risk. You’re contacted online by someone who appears interested in you.
So you send money..rest assured the requests won’t stop there.
There will be more hardships that only you can help alleviate with your financial gifts.
“I have always tried to help with the farming, but my abilities were not recognised in the family, or in the wider community…
Millions of Americans visit online dating websites every year hoping to find a companion or even a soulmate.
In 2005, Olson's Funeral Home of nearby Marquette closed its doors and became a part of Christians Funeral Home as well.