24-10-2012 21:50 - last edited on 24-10-2012 22:39 by Elaine
My Skype Username [Removed to maintain confidentiality] -
Last night/ earily this morning
A stranger messaged myskype account last night and I thought nothing of it because I used to recieve stranger messages on other messagers like yahoo.
They said hello
I chatted back, it was some girl on the other end who in little time was in nothing. I was just in my bed ...embarring to say in nothing already just ready for bed bc I had to work at 10am today.
Then the person changed the video to a feed of myself in nothing. They showed they recorded the video feed without my permission. And started making demands I was told it be would uploaded it to my Fiance, Friends and Family. I am assuming the person means over my facebook. If I didnt follow there directions I was told to go to certain sites and fill out various info. They said if I listened they would delete the video. After about a hour of more of this because i was scared i filled out the sites that in the end took me to various cam sites. My card started declining. So I thought I would be let go of this
The person started typing to me that I need to go to a Western Union and send them 200 dollars, I pleaded and said I have no money to send. The person continued and said okay then 100 dollars I pleaded and begged and said I have no money.
I was told I have until sometime today and then they logged off.
I am hoping Skype traces messages or has some sort of log on ip addresses
If I recall (I am at work) I think the persons name on vid chat was a Abbey. It was my only chat at that time.
I hid the conversation on my skype out of embarassment.
After the person was gone I called every phone number on all the websites to cancel the porn subscriptions. One of the sites took me to a cam site where the pic was there of the girl I am trying to recall the name but it was a Anna Cherry I think. on a Camforyou. site that I saw over the skype cam. I am thinking it was a prerecorded of her. And I was asked to tip that person but my card had already declined.
After cancelling the subscriptions I found out my card was in the negative and I didnt know what to do but to go to the bank before work to but it in the positive so I dont have fees.
I just got off the phone with Huntington Bank and had my card canceled and I informed them of the situation. My Case # is [Removed to maintain confidentiality.]
So far I dont think anyone was sent an upload of the video.
But I was told I had until today to come up with the money. But I wasnt told a time.
I dont plan on sending the message but I am praying if there is any way to help me you can.
[Name removed to maintain confidentiality.]
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26-02-2013 23:29 - edited 26-02-2013 23:31
Hi Bearski, I'm here to help you. I have been through the same situation that you are going through right now, and I'm here to tell you that you will overcome this. I went through the same threats and everything that you been facing through the last few weeks. And the same thing happen to me too! but it happen 7 months ago. I can help you through this and by the way. don't send any money to the blackmailer. block him right away and stop all communication. and also I want you to go to this website called www.scamsurvivors.com they help people who have gone through problems like this and more. tell them 911 sent you. I hope that helps if you contact them they will put the paranoid you are going through to easy.
I'm really glad I found this, and that you all posted. I thought I was alone. I'm in the same state - I have to do what he wants or he'll show pics, clips, emails, and chats on a facebook page. We talked for 4 years, so it was only in the end that I agreed to send a pic, then another...now he's made a fb page and sent me the link. I closed my FB account, but he already has my children's pages. He says if I don't give in, he'll send them the link - or worse, post something of me on their walls.
I had to tell my kids - they are 18, so no protection from the law - and ask them to up their FB security. and to expect emails or messages about me.
Now he's threatening to do worse ... I'm all tied up in knots.
Kindly STOP posting multiple duplicate posts.