Getty Images
Getty Images

Dog the Bounty Hunter's Team Reportedly Find Scammer on Facebook Using Duane's Fake ID

Tichafa Chidzonga
Nov 29, 2019
10:39 A.M.
Share this pen

"Dogs Most Wanted" star, Duane "Dog" Chapman and his team uncover a scammer using a fake replicate of his ID to con fans on Facebook into sending gifts and money.


Duane "Dog" Chapman is used to going after criminals on the streets. However, this time, he encountered a criminal of the virtual kind.

In a tweet shared by one of his news-related accounts, it is revealed that they discovered a scammer on Facebook who was directly contacting fans to ask them for gifts, money and other items.


Since the news broke about the scam, many people have opened up to share their stories, one fan reveals:

"Hi dog it all ready happen to me I got a Friends request from you I made me so happy either wow dog on me to be one of his friends on Facebook and Twitter but it was a hoax and I got screwed."


"Dog's" news account on twitter has been busy engaging with fans over the situation and sympathizing with many who have been affected by the scammer. Sharing another heart-breaking story, a fans tweets:

"This to has happened to me threw messenger. Broke my heart , when I found out it was a scammer. I thought it was Dog , I was asking information on how to help my Son. This person is very convincing so be careful."


This is not the first scammer, his team has exposed. On November 24, they discovered another con-artist using a verified twitter account.

His team was quick to point out the scam, claiming to be a secondary account by sharing a screenshot of the page and directed fans to his real twitter account.


In August, "Dog" himself was almost a victim of a scam. According to The Sun, the Dubai-based money scammers target celebrities.

In the email, the bounty hunter was offered the opportunity the speak at an economic empowerment convention for small business owners for $430 000.

Duane "Dog the Bounty Hunter" Chapman sit down for an emotional interview with "FOX & Friends," on August 28, 2019, New York City  | Source: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images)

Duane "Dog the Bounty Hunter" Chapman sit down for an emotional interview with "FOX & Friends," on August 28, 2019, New York City | Source: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images)


"Dog's" suspicions were realized when the event organizers reached out, saying they were having difficulty completing the wire transfer and suggested that Chapman donate $250 000 to the organization.

Although the scammers were never caught, it was discovered that they were going after several celebrities, who were going through traumatic life experiences.

"Dog" had just lost his wife, Beth Chapman to cancer, a month prior. Fortunately, he was not scammed, but a slew of unnamed celebrities have lost thousands of dollars.

Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Related posts

Duane Chapman Was Charmed by 3rd Wife's Faith in God & Offered Her $1000 to Birth His Child at First Meeting

March 31, 2022

Man Hears Dog Barking in Front of His House Every Day, Sees Photo of His Grandma on Dog’s Collar — Story of the Day

May 05, 2022

Little Boy Daily Visits Homeless Beggar with Dog, Once He Sees Dog Sad and Alone – Story of the Day

February 10, 2022

Chrissy Metz's Ex-husband Martyn Eaden Filed for Divorce in 2014 — Her Love Life Flourished after They Split

January 26, 2022

Before Major Surgery Veteran Gives Nurse a Badge Begging to Find and Bring His Best Friend – Story of the Day

May 03, 2022

Woman Follows Dog When It Runs Away and Finds Him with Little Orphan Boy near a Grave — Story of the Day

April 23, 2022

Tom Brady & Pregnant Bridget Moynahan Split - She Wed Husband at Secret Ceremony 9 Years Later

February 20, 2022

Old Man Finds Kid in Cold Forest and Learns She Is His Granddaughter He Never Knew About – Story of the Day

April 06, 2022

Man Hears His Dog Barking from Afar, Finds It Sitting near an Abandoned Baby – Story of the Day

March 27, 2022

Girl Disappears Day after Grandmother Gifts Her an Extremely Expensive Necklace – Story of the Day

January 31, 2022

Every Day Woman Sees Old Man with Boy on the Shore, Once They Don’t Show Up and She Gets Worried — Story of the Day

April 25, 2022

Dog Goes to Closed Store Daily then Leaves, One Evening Poor Boy Notices and Follows It — Story of the Day

February 05, 2022

Woman Gives All Her Savings to Homeless Man, Later Gets a $2M Mansion in Return — Story of the Day

April 21, 2022

Homeless Old Lady Takes Down 3 Thieves at Once after They Threaten Little Boy's Life — Story of the Day

January 25, 2022