Several Lovefraud readers have forwarded media accounts of women involved with allegedly predatory men. One woman is dead, one is missing and four more have lost a lot of money.
A 91-year-old German-born socialite, Viola Drath, was found dead of strangulation and blunt-force trauma in her Washington, D.C. home. Her husband, Albrecht Muth, who is almost half her age, has been charged.
Read Slain German socialite’s husband held without bail on News.Ca.MSN.com.
Viola Drath’s death shrouded in bizarre mystery, story and video on HuffingtonPost.com.
In a case reminiscent of Natalee Holloway, Robyn Gardner, 35, of Maryland, has disappeared in Aruba. Her travel companion has been detained. He has a history of domestic violence.
Read Roommate of woman missing in Aruba speaks out on CBSNews.com.
Albert Lovering Jr. of Waltham, Massachusetts, was charged with 23 counts of larceny for taking thousands of dollars from four women whom he met online.
DA: Waltham man conned women out of money, on BostonHerald.com.