‘Are You Real?’ — Inside an internet Dating.Photo by Gregg Segal

‘Are You Real?’ — Inside an internet Dating.Photo by Gregg Segal

A con man steals one woman’s heart — and $300,000. Here is exactly how it just happened.

He had been the solution to her prayers. It, her savings were gone before she knew. Plus the man of her desires? He might not really occur.

Names were changed to safeguard identities

He was written by her first.

A short message delivered on a Thursday evening during the early December 2013, beneath the topic line: Match?

You’re detailed as a 100% Match! I’m not certain what a 100% match means … First, would you be interested in me. Always check my profile. […]