Penny Schoenke, a widow, thought she found another chance at love when she met Tim Swinea on a dating website. He promised to love her, her kids, and help her business succeed. Within months, she was heartbroken and penniless. It wasn’t the first time Swinea had defrauded people.
Gannett Wisconsin Media published a three-part series on the case. It will sound familiar to many Lovefraud readers.
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