Woman Scammed Out Of Money In Spartanburg County

Victim lost $86,000

Ed Jenson
September 19, 2017 - 2:26 pm

An elderly man told deputies someone posing as a Facebook friend scammed his wife out of more than $86,000.

The Greer resident reported the scam to the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office on Monday.

The man told deputies his wife suffers from dementia and has a friend of 40 years who she’s connected to on Facebook..

The victim’s husband said someone hacked her friend’s account and managed to scam her out of $86,060 in the last several months.

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