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Anti-Scam Tip - Be Smart Against Romance Scammers!The Curious Case Of Juicy?

Or what happens when a scammerScammer A Scammer or Fraudster is someone that engages in deception to obtain money or achieve another objective. They are criminals that attempt to deceive a victim into sending more or performing some other activity that benefits the scammer. stops scamming!

Here is a case of a scammer using an unidentified woman to conduct their scamsScams A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are not mutually beneficial", as they "benefit con operators ('con men' - criminals) at the expense of their victims (the 'marks')". A scam is a crime even if no money was lost. under a couple of different names.

The names used in profiles were:

  • Juicy

And was using this photo:

Juicy - Ghana Scammer

 

However, a curious thing happens whe you do a Google Image Search from this photo …

[search performed on March 8, 2015]

It results in the following:

 juicy the Ghana Scammer

Here is the page this came from: Scammers By Name – Sexy Juicy

Notice the second item – a Facebook profile for Eunice Sackey!

https://www.facebook.com/eunice.sackey.35

The way Google works is that it only indexes and lists what it sees.  So there is no way for Google to attach a photo to a web address, unless that photo appeared on that web address.  In this particular case, it was probably a profile photo.  As you know you can change and delete your profile photos.  You can also add posts in facebook and change the date to almost anything in the past.  (Must be great for a murder alibi.)

So, we think this Facebook profile was involved in scamming – the person lives in Ghana.  Even though they have removed the photo from the profile, Google has a long memory.  The most likely event is that the profile was created by the scammer (perhaps the son of the person in the profile), and then repurposed for the real Eunice Shackey of Accra Ghana.  Either way, we are glad that Eunice’s profile is no longer being attached to a scamScam A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are