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It's a heartbreaking reminder that it's impossible to truly know who you might be communicating with online.
The woman sent hundreds of thousands of dollars to someone who doesn't even exist, sending shockwaves through the Troy community."Wow, that's scary," Carol Corbin said.
He said he worked on an oil rig and needed money, so she started sending thousands of dollars.
The man then told her he was caught with all the cash she sent him and was jailed.
The woman learned there can be a fine line between falling in love and falling for a scam.Here’s a scary statistic: 10% of convicted sex offenders are found to have used online dating services to hunt for their victims.