Gallipolis woman scammed out of $5K

There are 8 comments on the Daily Sentinel story from Nov 2, 2011, titled Gallipolis woman scammed out of $5K. In it, Daily Sentinel reports that:

The Gallia County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a possible fraud after a Gallia County resident was scammed out of approximately $5,000 in cash.

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“Trollin' for”

Since: Oct 11

'Tards!!

#1 Nov 2, 2011
She needed some of this! lol
mothman

United States

#2 Nov 2, 2011
Some people will never learn..
Jmo

United States

#3 Nov 2, 2011
If you're dumb enough to send money through the mail, to unknown persons, let alone that it was cash, you deserve to get taken!

“Formidable ”

Since: Jan 11

Legendary

#4 Nov 2, 2011
Wow, fell for the Nigerian scam.
russell

Lubbock, TX

#5 Nov 3, 2011
What a dumbass!
agree

United States

#6 Nov 3, 2011
How dumb can you be!

Since: Jan 11

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#7 Nov 3, 2011
I think it is ridiculous too but it is a scam that many people fall for and have been for a long time. George Anthony, former cop and the father of Casey Anthony( Florida "tot mom" ) fell for the very same scam.

Some people have made it a sport to string these particular scam artists along( promising monies never to come), posting their progress on the internet, in some cases. Is a noble sport.
Johk Strizap

Columbus, OH

#8 Nov 4, 2011
Why would you send money if you just won money, before ever getting any money? Did this women have no kids or grandkids, friends or family had she never heard of this scam before?? My God Man....

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