DelphiFAQ Home Search:

Dating scammer Mex Mathews aka Jacob

 

commentsThis article has not been rated yet. After reading, feel free to leave comments and rate it.

Name: Mex Mathews aka Jacob


Email: mex_mathews@yahoo.com, jane_hopwells@hotmail.com


Address:



Other Comments:
I have come to believe that this profile
http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?
fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=167918252
and this profile
http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?
fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=182273336
are the same person and that they are a scammer.

The email address mex_mathews@yahoo.com which I have
been talking to 'Jacob' on has been flagged on scammers
blacklist
http://aff.livedatesearch.com/scammers_blacklist.html & in
yahoo messenger & 'Jacob' tells me that 'his' name is Mex
Mathews.

He tells me he was born & raised in London but moved with
his mum to Nigeria when his dad died in a car accident 6
years ago. He told me that his dad left him a large
inheritance which he will get once he is married (this rung
alarm bells for me!) & he has been pushing along the line of
wanting to marry me & move to Australia & will use the
money to 'buy us a house to live in'. He has only sent me 3
photos which are all professional shots... no 'happy snaps'.

Another email address he has sent me a photo through
was 'Janet Hopewells' - jane_hopwells@hotmail.com which
he says is his 'mothers' account.

I have contacted all of the people who left profile comments
on 'Jacob's' page as they are all since deleted from his
friends list... both pages seem to only have 1 actual 'friend'
in their friends list at a time.
http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?
fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=188384117 has replied
me & confirms she believes he is a scam. 'He' told her he
was originally from the USA & they chatted on yahoo for ages
& then he tried to get her to send him money 'for a visit
home to the states'.

After this email... MySpace deleted the 'Jacob' profile... but the 'Mex' one is still active.


Comments:

2008-09-04, 18:15:38   (updated: )
[hidden] from Australia  



Keywords:
2008-09-04, 18:15:39   (updated: )
[hidden] from Australia  



Keywords:
2008-09-04, 18:15:39   (updated: )
[hidden] from Australia  



Keywords:

 

 

Are you being scammed and this is your first visit here?
Read the welcome page/ primer for newbies.
Thanks to Eddie for writing it up.

Please also read Miss Marple's article about recognizing male dating scammers.

NEW: Optional: Register   Login
Email address (not necessary):

Rate as
Hide my email when showing my comment.
Please notify me once a day about new comments on this topic.
Please provide a valid email address if you select this option, or post under a registered account.
 

Show city and country
Show country only
Hide my location
You can mark text as 'quoted' by putting [quote] .. [/quote] around it.
Please type in the code:

Please do not post inappropriate pictures. Inappropriate pictures include pictures of minors and nudity.
The owner of this web site reserves the right to delete such material.

photo Add a picture:
Picture Search

You have received photos and wonder if these photos has been posted here before? Because you suspect this could be a dating scammer, but you do not want to post this picture? Try the Picture Search