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Requesting for help in filing a case against a scammer in Hong Kong

Requested from NBI by B. Blaire at 09:50 PM on Sep 29, 2022.
Purpose: No response from other agencies.
Date of Coverage: 09/24/2022 - 09/29/2022
Tracking no: #NBI-796762880997

Blaire 09:50 PM, Sep 29, 2022

Hi. I got scammed via fraudulent trading website provided by a fake IG account.  After I transferred $2,426.98 to a TRC20 wallet address that I thought was the account manager from a Forex Trading Broker, I was able to uncover his modus. It turns out that the person I met in FB dating is using someone else's photos, provided a fraudulent trading website, and currently residing in Ha Kwai Chung, Kwai Tsing, Hong Kong. Please help.

Blaire 12:28 PM, Oct 07, 2022

Hi. This is a gentle follow-up on my request. I appreciate your assistance.

October 7, 2022

Dear Bella,


Thank you for your message under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

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