Iowa woman tricked out of $112,000 after looking for love online
CLINTON, Iowa – A Clinton woman is out more than $100,000 because she fell in love with a man she met online who, police say, took almost everything she had. Police say the "romance scam" is one of the costliest scams out there and can happen to anyone. "We just started emailing back and forth, and then it went to texting," the woman told WQAD. "Then, after some time, I fell for him."