Nigerian oil rig scammer

by Anonymous
(Florida)

Alex thompson scammed me out of 8350.00. Then he wanted 6500.00 and when I refused he was mad. Then I found him on the charm website under the name of michael thomas. He said he was a oil rig private contractor.

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Jul 23, 2021
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Scammer
by: Anonymous

Does the man or men you are talking to have a heavy accent,? And spell some words backwards like fright for fight or bar for babe?

Jul 23, 2021
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Roy Gavin
by: Anonymous

This guy scammed me out of 800.00 in gift cards. He told me he was 58, had a daughter named Hannah and that his wife had died of cancer.

He gave the name of Roy Gavin and said he lives in Springfield, Il.

He is definitely a scammer.

Jul 14, 2021
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Oil rig scammer
by: Anonymous

Yeah, same one only lives in Atlanta. Still looking for money to get off rig. Calls me a lot but no more money.

Any more pictures of him?

Jul 13, 2021
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He goes by Les Watson
by: Anonymous

I have been talking to him for a couple of months. He goes by the name of Les Watson. He wants money to get off the rig to go back to the UK to fix his checking account. He has been asking for money for a month now and I have only sent him $100.00.

This time he gets mad because I won’t send him anything. He wants in my Facebook account. I won’t give him it and that makes him mad. He says everything to make you feel sorry for him.

I found pictures on Facebook and he is now using the name Franklyn Anderson on Facebook

Jul 09, 2021
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Roy Gavin
by: Anonymous

This guy scammed me out of 800.00 and is going by the name of Roy Gavin.

Jul 03, 2021
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FBI agent
by: Anonymous DS

The latest he appeared as an FBI agent Thomas Cooper. He even sent me a pic of him post op with a rotator cuff repair and stated he was injured while trying to get into the village were Goodness was located.

He stated that he needed cards to track a Nigerian Scammer. I did fall for the first scammer who presented as a love interest and they wanted more money and I did not have it available and they went in another direction.

He is presenting himself as Billy Murphy or Murphy Billy. This might be an old profile.
The other account that the scammers are working out of is a Jeria Goodness (FB) oil rig owner engineer. Doing a start up in another country.

Then this guy comes along as an FBI agent and says he is going to arrest the scammer Goodness. The two scammers work as a team.

I am sure I am in the process of being sold to the highest bidder as Mr. Goodness has scammed my identity. The pictures that were used were of a very nice business man and I notified him.

Please do not hesitate to load email
thomascooperth@gmail.com
JeriaGoodness92@gmail.com

both are this scammer mentioned in the above comments Deepi Deepi. I hope they get him as they got me for 20,000.00

Boy do I feel stupid but I trusted the picture and fell head over heels.

Jun 02, 2021
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Scammed the scammer
by: Anonymous

This guy says he is Louis Enzo and is divorced with a grown son who is a pharmacist! He says he lives in Philadelphia. He says he has 500,000 in the bank along with owning a lot of different properties. He is suppose to be working on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico and tried to get me to buy him steam gift cards… then I found a picture on the scammer site from Nigeria.

Then he got some guy to contact me and say he was his son and say that the FBI was looking into getting his picture off the site. The man also sent me a picture of a hand that was cut and bleeding. The man that his dad did this to himself and wanted to die because he was so upset.

Theses scammers will go to great lengths to scam women. But I am very smart and I gave him no money at all.

May 09, 2021
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Soft hearted scammer
by: Anonymous

I am involved with this man, or was until I saw this picture. He has been so kind to me, a shoulder for me in a tough relationship. Yes, I loaned him 5k months ago but weather prevented him leaving the ship. Now he wants to borrow 23k to get him and equipment off the rig.

I'm so sad, if he were real he'd be darn near perfect. He said his I.D was hacked and the FBI got involved to get his name back. He does work as a contract engineer on a drill ship.


Any chance he's telling the truth???

May 05, 2021
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David don't friend this man
by: Anonymous

He now goes by David Morrison, asked for steam cards. Said he works on an oil rig, so blocked him from Facebook and WhatsApp.

May 03, 2021
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Stolen pic, said he was pipeline welder earlier in year
by: Anonymous

Met on ScrabbleGo, and said he was a pipeline welder from Boston. Sent me videos of what he was working on. Cannot remember how, but I caught on. Has pretty good written English for chatting. Feel bad for the real guy.

He’s still on ScrabbleGo. SmithOwen and Owen S. Or any combo really for future. He’s slick.

Mar 23, 2021
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Got him on Facebook and Hangout
by: Anonymous

Hey, you guys I have got this sucker RIGHT NOW. He is on Hangout under the name Michael Thomas a/k/a Deepi Deepi. His email is : michaelthomas7432@gmail.com

After I read all your comments I went back to him and dropped some hints and he DOESN'T KNOW WHAT I COULD BE TALKING ABOUT! He says he is a widower with a 14 yr. old daughter who is in private school in New York. That's where he says he lives but he is now on an oil rig off the coast of Norway. This guy really gets around.

Since he didn't know anything about scammers, I sent another message all sweet and asking if we can get married before I start to show and that I hope it isn't twins! (I am 82).

Maybe I can keep him confused until you get to him.

GOOD LUCK! HE DIDN'T GET ANY OF MY MONEY!

Mar 13, 2021
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John Smith/Scott/John Karl
by: Anonymous

The person in the photo is innocent of any crime. His Facebook account was hacked. He appeared as John Smith. Oil rig worker. Wife and son killed in a car crash. To cut a long story short, he turned out to be a man in Nigeria by the name of Ayo. Was after 2,000$ but got a flea in his ear instead!

While on WWF2 as John Smith, he also appeared as Scott V, which, unless they were twins, was impossible!

More recently he has appeared as John Karl. I confronted this person and told him that I knew the real person in the photo, and asked him why he was using someone else’s photo. He said he found it on his phone and because they look alike he used it! I’m just waiting for the next one now.

Jan 20, 2021
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Cooperthomas463 on instagram
by: Anonymous

His story for me: Cooper Thomas from Scotland, moved as a child to the US and works on an oil rig in Santa Barbara (???) Lives in Santa Monica.
Found a profile on Facebook with the same picture and says he started to work in Edgartown Massachusetts.

Jan 20, 2021
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Lawrence Nathan
by: Anonymous

Scammer. Says he's on an oil rig on the Caspian sea. Friended me on Facebook. Didn't take long until he started asking for steam cards.

Jan 16, 2021
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Heart Broken
by: Agnes

Hi I posted earlier about Frank William if that’s Is his Name, apparently from Brazil. Please note since last posting, Before Blocking him on Hangouts, I had the privilege of letting Frank William know exactly how I felt and feel towards him. Especially for using the profile and photos of a genuine guy Kelly Hettinga. I’d like to know why Kelly’s photos are still on this scammers website, as I feel they should be removed as it’s so undignified and unfair to Kelly and his family.

Jan 16, 2021
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Heart Broken
by: Anonymous

Scammed me too and is known to me as Frank William with a 14yr old daughter, and would dearly love to know his real name, as still conversing with him but he is not happy with me at the moment as he’s asking for £4,000 and i told him don’t have it. He told me he was from Brazil.

Jan 01, 2021
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Scammed me too!
by: Anonymous

Hello, he was Warren Stefono for me from Pelham Alabama, wife was killed in car wreck 3 years ago. One son who he loved so much, lol. He wanted a favor for me to send him a Steam Card. I asked how much and he was only wanting $100 but I had already decided he was a scammer as soon as he wanted a favor.

I didn't send anything but I do see how women could fall for this. They give you all the compliments and talk so sweet when we are lonely. He even face timed me one night. I did notice he kept rubbing his head and I really couldn't hardly understand him.

Gives me the creeps now. He was going to retire the end of January. He was from Italy. lol I am glad I didn't fall for it. I will say, the attention was nice and it would have been easy to get caught up.

Nov 16, 2020
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He is also Fredrick Anderson
by: Badmomcat

The photos all of us are posting actually belong to a real guy named Kelly Hettinga who has notified police that his FB photos and Instagram photos and videos have been hacked and stolen.

The guy using all of these aliases or guys, told me he is a widower after 30 years old marriage and his wife died of leukemia in Minnesota. He said his 20 yr old daughter lives in Atlanta with her grandma.

He pretends he is a civil engineer working off the Scotland coast in the North Sea and furnished a fake award certificate from KCA Deutag where he said he won a $13 million contract. (and they beg for funds for fees, satellite phone minutes, etc. he also begs for your bank account to transfer investor bitcoins.

He is a smooth liar and charming scammer!!! He actually sent me a fake video he made using Kelly’s real video and dubbed the voice into German accent.

He uses this email on Google Hangouts.:

fredanderson.fre@gmail.com.

Oct 24, 2020
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Nasty scammer
by: Anonymous

For my girlfriend - he is Colin Benedikt, same story as the first one on here. In Scotland working, widowed and said he lives in Cheyenne, WY.

Says he loved her less than a week after meeting- he was on POF. Found him on social catfish!

Beware ladies!!

Oct 01, 2020
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James Kristin Richard
by: Anonymous

Is a smooth talker. What's a relationship very quickly like in hours. Uses oil rig worker as a cover. Told me that he was working on a presentation for a $5 Million deal with the company he works for. Said his birthday was 9/24 said is was 64.

Wants to know all about your life but does not tell you about much of his. Used a dog as a lure. Says he lives in Strongsville Ohio. Works on Oil rig "Montrose" off the shore of Scotland. Met him on Words with Friends. Did not finish playing the game and wanted to chat on Hang outs.

Sep 24, 2020
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Chris Walker
by: Anonymous

Says he's a widower working on an oil rig off the coast of Scotland in the North sea. He has a daughter back in the states. Quickly loves you and directs you to hangout, then asks for bitcoin, Steam cards, iTunes cards, Apple cards and then large sums of money. The money is to keep the network going to text and talk, then a medical problem, then warming jackets, then damaged equipment, and sends copies of fake bank account, fake flight tickets to come see you.

Vows he will pay every penny back, of course gets mad when you stop dishing out cash and disappears. Very smooth operator. Will steal your heart and your money!

Sep 13, 2020
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Paul McKenzie
by: Anonymous

For me he was Paul McKenzie working on a rig in Turkey. His wife was cheated on him. So he was careful Yeah right!

He told me that he sent me his stuff millions of money but of course I got nothing because that stuff was held up in Italy at the Airport and I've to pay 5525 euro. When I refused he said F... You 1000 times

And a User Profile Image

This man is still on POF coming from Liege Belgium
Using phone number +32460247431

May 26, 2020
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He is the best scammer!
by: Anonymous

His name for me was Allman grey. Said he was from Bulgaria and lives in California. His face book account is still up. Gave me this sob story that he was robbed and needed his documents before he could start his job on rig. And it cost a lot but it was to be paid back. Then he needed gift cards for his daughters birthday. It went on and on and i never knew it could do so much damage, and I have a lot of healing to do and so much dept to pay back. Beware!

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