Morrison's erstwhile Romeo claimed he needed her to "lend" him ,000 to deal with one of the many crises he had fabricated.
"He said he was going to pay me back double," she laughs.
"The story was getting more and more bizarre," she says.
"But I hung on and kept communicating because I wanted to see the end of the movie." The ending came as no surprise to experts on romance scams.
It may also come from another African country such as Ghana, Ivory Coast, Senegal, etc.
Malaysia is gaining popularity as a spot for "Nigerian" dating scams. So you send money because you bought whichever story was given to you.
Sh'reen Morrison had been on an online dating site for only a few weeks before she realized that something was seriously wrong with the man who had been actively pursuing her by text message and email.This is often referred to as the "Nigerian dating scam" because the money order story seems to have originated in Nigeria.