Journey fan loses $122,000 to Steve Perry-impersonating scammer

Journey fan loses $122,000 to Steve Perry-impersonating scammer

A Journey fan has claimed she was scammed out of over $122,000 (£95,000) by someone impersonating the band’s former lead singer Steve Perry. The 75-year-old woman, who lives in Ohio, was exchanging Facebook messages with someone claiming to be Perry since January, according to a police report obtained by WKYC. The Perry impersonator said he had a “business opportunity” and “needed a woman in his life”. Over the next few months, the woman and scammer corresponded by text and WhatsApp …