They'll arrange a date, but then make an excuse as to why they can't attend.
A Nova Scotia judge has found prominent Toronto pastor Brent Hawkes not guilty of sex crimes dating back to the 1970s.
In the process, they decided to parody American Gothic with one of their broken shovels.
"We went to our wardrobes to see what we had [which would be suitable], and we just stood outside with our broken shovel and our son took the picture," said Ms Cameron. It has since been uploaded to viral photo sharing sites such as Imgur and Reddit, and now has over 2.6 million views.
"It's gone around the world," said Ms Cameron, noting the viral photo has resulted in many Facebook page likes for her company and requests to make Nova Scotia Gothic into a puzzle.
But on Valentine's Day, the RCMP is urging romantics to open their eyes to online scams that prey on would-be lovers at risk of being swindled out of money.
Tufts said the complainant in the case gave "vivid testimony" during the trial, but it was contradicted by other evidence.
He said the testimony was not reliable enough to support a conviction.
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Scammers create profiles with fake identities on dating websites and social media to gain people's trust, police say.
They develop the relationship over time and then fabricate a reason for needing money.
"Most often it will be to fill in an urgent need or emergency that has just happened either to them or to a family member," Larocque said.
"A good example is they'll pretend that there is a sick family member and they need help to recover the medical costs because they're in a foreign country and the procedure that is required is quite expensive and they can't [front] the money right now because they don't have access to their bank account." Larocque said the scam artist will often try to avoid meeting their victim.