Dating sites of scammers
usually involves this scheme: the scammers upload fake attractive photos, in most cases of white people.
They pretend to be the foreign specialists working in Nigeria or Ghana (usually originally from US and UK, but it may also be Canada, Australia or any other European country).
There is also a re-shipping scam, when they will ask you to re-ship goods for them.
These goods are purchased with stolen credit cards.
Needless to say, those Money Orders or checks are no good, and not even worth the paper they're printed on.
There is a reason why online merchants usually don't ship there.
He didn’t ask her for money, so there was no reason for a red flag to go up about being financially gouged. There was, instead, a suitcase containing what she thought was a thick contract with lots of trade secrets in it. It actually contained three bags of cocaine sewn into the lining.