Source: US Attorney’s Office
Age at the time of arrest: 36
Date of arrest: January 25, 2023
The Center For Combating Elder Financial Abuse views “romance” schemes as an effective “attack scheme” because the emotion of companionship is very strong. If Peaches Stergo is convicted of the charges described in the indictment, this will be one of the worst “romance” scheme cases that our Center has seen.