Some people write me nice notes that say “I love your blog. It is intelligent, relevant and thoughtful.” But then there are the nasty comments, even some which may or may not be interpreted as an implied threat.
Here is one I got today or overnight is more accurate, as I am not up at that hour:
Ummm ok. Love the threatening tone, do I have to call the police? Has this message been sent to every media person or any other bloggers who covered this? Here are some links:
Daily Local: Chesco woman charged in cancer scam headed to trial
By Michael P. Rellahan Staff Writer email@example.com On Twitter @ChescoCourtNews Jan 31, 2020
Chip Chick: Meet The Mom That Lied About Having Cancer, Then Scammed People Online Out Of Over 10k
ABC News Good Morning America: ABC NEWS November 5, 2019
Pennsylvania woman arrested for faking cancer and collecting $10K in GoFundMe, Facebook campaigns
Washington Post: Morning Mix
A powerlifter raised thousands for her battle against cancer. It was all a lie, police say. By Tim Elfrink
November 6, 2019
Philadelphia Inquirer: Chester County woman accused of faking cancer in $10K fund-raising scam faces additional charges in Delaware
by Aubrey Whelan, Updated: November 6, 2019
Philly Voice: Fraud charges mount against Chester County powerlifter who allegedly faked cancer for fundraiser
Jessica Cornell Smith, 32, was previously accused of refusing to issue refunds after organizing a powerlifting event that was canceled
BY VIRGINIA STREVA
NBC10 Philadelphia: PENNSYLVANIA
Woman Accused of Lying About Cancer to Scam GoFundMe and Facebook Donors Out of More Than $10K By David Chang and Deanna Durante • Published November 4, 2019 • Updated on November 5, 2019 at 10:38 pm
NBC10 Philadelphia: Woman Charged With Faking Cancer to Scam GoFundMe Donors Now Accused of ID Theft, Police Impersonation and Lying About Involvement With Preston & Steve Event
Wilmington Police confirmed Tuesday that Jessica Cornell Smith, 32, is wanted out of Delaware on charges of identity theft and impersonating a police officer
And these are only a smattering of the articles on this case. Why was I interested? Because I am a cancer survivor and few things hit me in the wrong way like fake cancer charities and cancer money scams. So I wrote a piece about it and so what? Media sources etc listed. I didn’t break any new ground. Did this person go after the podcast The Ever Evolving Truth I wonder?
So this morning I went on an Internet hunt to see if the case had gone to court and was there a disposition? This is what I found:
That email was written by her! This is what she does….I love your blog btw.
I wondered given what I have seen on social media
talk about unhinged. Wow.
File under NO WAY someone is this dumb?