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Name: Bob Gibbons


phone-number: 00234 802 377 8931

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A lady of Germany met this guy on a dating site wellknown through marketing in tv. She contacted that site on May 11, 2009 and on May 18 she got a mail from a guy named Bob Gibbons. He was on search for a relationship full of trust, honesty and love.
This lady have never heard about scams and wrote back to him. He was very soft and not so abusing like all the other contacts he had before from that site; he as charming, caring - and he wrote what she wants to hear in the situation she was in. He send the enclosed pics to her.

Bob Gibbons told her to be since 5 years a widow; he lost his late wife due of cancer. He has a daughter of 9 named Kate. He stated to be from the United States, Ohio and is on a busines trip in Nigeria for 4 weeks. Gibbons was dealing in Gold, selfemployed business man.
The lady felt in love to this guy and was on cloude no.9.

9 days after she met him the first time by mail she got a sms. ' Please check your email, is urgent....O.k. ' The victim was in that moment for a visit at her sister and went immideately to the computer to check the mail. He wrote, the manager of the hotel he stayed in Nigeria had asked him to pay his hotel bill immediately. Amount: 600 Euros. He would like to pay that bill but hacker had tacken access of his creditcard and his bank had stopped any payments with that credit card. The hotelmanger took the passport of Gibbons as well of his daughter Gibbons wrote he would only trust that lady and she should send these 600 Euros by Western Union.

She did not answer immediately and wrote back in the late evening when she was back home and told him, she could not send these 600 Euros because she has not so much left to send to him, they knew each other only a few days and not personal and did not send a cent. She called him a betrayer and heard some days nothing from him.

A few days later another mail. His daughter is ill. Malaria and he could not pay the surgery and had to pay 200 Euros. The lady should help him with this amount. Again she wrote back: no.

She was insulting her: she would let die his only daughter. Another week without any contact and the lady thought, this nightmare is over. No sms, no chat. The next mail arrived on July 7,2009. He had a solution for his problems. He had called a friend. This friend would lend him the money he requested her before. But he could not send the money direct to him. This friend would send a check for Gibbons to her address and she should transfer it by an account at the German Postbak to him She told she has no account at that bank so this guy wanted her to open one for him under her name. Or transfer the money of the check by Western Union. She did not answer on that mail. Then suddenly he was on June 10, 2009 in the msn chat and clicked on her. The normal questions how was your day, how are you and then immediately to the mentioned mail of him a few days ago and asked if this mail arrived.She agreed and he told her he waited urgently on her answer. The lady did not answer in the chat any more. And since that day she did not hear anything from him.

One day later she read in her newspaper an article about romance scams in Germany and the found the link to the German contra-romance scam. And so we got the informations about this guy we knew from another case without any financial loss some weeks ago under the name of Eric Walker.

post by founder of contra romance scam in Germany.

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2009-08-25, 02:29:31
anonymous from Germany  
von bobgibbons
an sunwater

Gesendet 23.08.09 09:07
Gelesen 24.08.09 08:57

Re3: Hallo Unbekannter


Good are you today? I am pleased to read from you....You look gorgeous on your profile and also i always follow my heart which is why i contacted you at first place...well I wish to know more about you, I choose to write about my self.. am single..44yrs old, from usa/middletown/ ohio ,i have only lived in Germany for a month but right now am presently in Africa due to nature of my job..i deal on gold, silver, diamond etc and i sell to companies that deal on jewelries.I love swimming, playing tennis, traveling love to read and to cuddle.. etc.. I have a lovely daughter, her name kate and she is 9yrs old... staying with me here in Africa because i don't want to leave her all alone back in the state , ...... am the only son in my family.. my birthday is 17 Feb, i love my daughter so much and would give her the best, so tell me are you single? kids? what is your work? do you mind the distance?....Your profile tell good about you and I wish to know more, Could you be nice enough to tell me? sorry i was not able to reply your mail on time because i don't come on dating cafe often, maybe we can talk to each other on our private email: i hope to hear from you and i wish you a lovely sunday


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