'I lost £140,000 in dating scam'
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Woman describes how she was tricked by fake profile

The number of people defrauded in the UK by online dating scams reached a record high in 2016, the Victoria Derbyshire programme has learned.

University professor Judith Lathlean told reporter Nicola Rees how she was tricked out of about £140,000 by a gang using a fake profile.

  • 23 Jan 2017