Thus far, seven victims have come forward who have been conned out of a combined amount of close to R400,000 police said.
It is alleged that the suspects created fake accounts on online dating sites to lure women.
Online dating sites are popular worldwide for people who don’t have time or opportunity to meet new people through regular channels.
I know of a few couples who have met their significant other on one of these, and have gone on to marry.
She became suspicious because his spelling was poor but sought the companionship. Unluckily for him, he got his own life story confused and she asked him to stop contact.
He reacted aggressively in his messages but eventually left her alone.
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Police said two were arrested in Burgundy Estate and the others at their apartment in Summer Greens.
The arrests resulted from an ongoing investigation into an online dating scam in which unsuspecting female victims were targeted and robbed.