“Then I started to make enquiries to find out whether Christopher had ever even been in the Army.“I discovered he hadn’t even completed basic training.
He responded that he would rather forget about the phone than to lose me. His commander contacted me and said he still needs $12,000 before he can be released. He has been through so much on these deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan.
It’s so unfair that the military would put all of these restrictions on them before releasing them.
“He said he had been discharged on medical grounds because of post-traumatic stress disorder and was awaiting a pay-out of £100,000. She says: “He’d told me he was medically discharged six months before we met, but on Facebook it said he’d been working at Jet2 for two years.
“When I confronted him about it he just fudged the dates.
Each week, I get letters by email, on my website, by Twitter and on Facebook from women who are sending money to Africa and Afghanistan to help service members come home. These are not men who are in the United States military. I tried to raise the money but was making myself sick trying. I really need your help because I’m trying to help my Army guy from Fort Campbell.
Vicki, I met a sergeant in the Army on Facebook from the Zoosk dating site. He started asking me to send 0 for a secure phone line.
He needs to relax and enjoy himself instead of going from one war to the next. What can I do to draw attention to my soldier’s situation? Sincerely, Stuck in a Serious Situation ***** Dear Ms.
Vicki, I’m writing you to find out if I am being scammed by this man who I met on Facebook.
I was stunned.” June contacted the police when Guy texted her implying her ex-husband and her children’s lives may be in danger. “I alerted the police and they arrested him.” On July 12 Guy was given a two-year restraining order, fined £145 and handed a community rehabilitation and unpaid work order. “All I wanted was a little bit of goodness in my life but I feel like that man is going to haunt me forever.
She says: “One text he sent about my ex said, ‘He will be going away for a long time and we can be happy again’.