Love may just be the best gift you can give this holiday season. But gift cards are nice, too, apparently.
State College police said an “older” College Township man met a woman online who said she would marry him if he sent her $15,700 in iTunes and Amazon gift cards.
He did, but then she requested an additional $1,600 more before she agreed to move in with him.
Police said it was the sixth documented incident involving the man this year.
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When officers spoke with him Monday, the man said he understood it was a scam and promised it would be the last time he sent the gift cards.
No charges were filed.