Scammers recruiting cash mules on internet dating sites is in the increase, claims FBI

There are a great number of containers to tick down to allow a dating website know who you need to get cozy with. Gay? Hetero? Tall? Brief? Left-wing, right-wing, dairy-intolerant, beard-abhorring? And today, an increasing trend: there are many more and more suitors seeking to tick a box off that will read “mule” if it had been so easy to locate lovelorn patsies to launder cash or run drugs for them. And also by “suitors, ” I mean romance-scamming crooks, needless to say. The FBI’s on line...

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