Man Sues OkCupid After Being Catfished Out of $70k

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Some poor man from Queens is suing OkCupid because somebody named “genuineguy62″ fleeced him out of more than $70,000.

Michael Z. Picciano, 65, first received a message from the grifter on Feb. 11, 2013, theĀ New York Post reports. After a month of phone and online communication, he wired his new paramour $24,000 for alleged business expenses, sending the money to “Dennis E. Racer” in Addison, Texas, and an “Edmond Thebeau” in Canada. Read More