Online dating scams zoosk
Turns out it was the name of an exciting new dating site.
Fast forward to today, and Zoosk has become one of the most popular dating networks in the world.
Around June 2017, I was connected hit from Nyland Jonas on Zoosk website.
Born in Oslo Norway/ Good looking gentleman in his 50's. Lots of spelling errors, evasive when asked direct questions, claimed his cell phone couldn't take photos.
The pictures you were sent were most likely phony lifted from other websites.
The profiles were fake as well, carefully crafted to match your interests.
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Millions of Americans visit online dating websites every year hoping to find a companion or even a soulmate.