Yellow Ribbon Tree
appen grocery
Northside Oral Surgery
appen dec 2010

Nigerian lotto scam in Johns Creek


May 13, 2014
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. A Claridge Walk Court resident was swindled out of $6,000 in a classic lottery scam.

The victim told police he was contacted by an "Officer Franklin" via email. The "officer" claimed the victim had won $1.5 million in the lottery and needed to collect it. However the taxes had to be paid first.

All contact with Franklin was made via email. The victim was also corresponding with a Nigerian bank supposedly holding the money.

The victim wired $6,000 to the Nigerian bank.

MH 05-14-14

printPrint
emailEmail Link
CommentFeedback
shareShare

Tags: Crime

READER COMMENTS Submission
When posting feedback please be respectful. Be nice. :
* required value
Your Name*

Town*

Email (not shown on website)*

Subject*

Comment*

Verification*
Identify the animal




Biz Post
Coldwell Banker
RECENT CLASSIFIEDS
Office/ Business Equip./ Supplies

CLOTHING RACKS

August 26, 2014 | 10:25 AM
(3) collapsible, rolling »
Full-time

AutoCad drafting

August 26, 2014 | 10:02 AM
AutoCad 2D 2013 drafting »
Cemetery

3 Plots in Arlington Cemetery

August 25, 2014 | 06:17 PM
3 Plots in Arlington Cemetery, »

Georgetown Pediatrics
appen dec 2010 Duplicate