Man’s Online Girlfriend Scams Him Out Of $15,000

A man was scammed out of $15,000 by his online girlfriend. The 54 year old man had been carrying on a relationship with the woman through text messages and video. He sent her $10,000 in Google Play cards and $5,000 in Bitcoin. She sent him a picture claiming she had been kidnapped. The man went to the police. They said the blood on the woman was fake and appeared to be costume blood because it was peeling. Officers tried to call the woman, but her phone number was not valid