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I am sorry to hear about your situation. Can you please tell me a bit about what happened?
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Did yous send money abroad? If so, was it sent to Dubai or USA? How is the location of Missouri, USA involved?
What someone in your situation wants to do is to file a complaint with the following:
This is the US uniform submission site for online scams. IT will forward to the proper authorities. See HERE.
Their e-crime division can be reached at +971 4(###) ###-####(general line) and one can ask for the e-crime division, which has a designation of "800243-800CID."
One can also file a report with UK HERE, but since the scam was from abroad, IC3 and the Dubai police may have more abilities to help.
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You have been scammed. It sounds like this was a two prong approach, where the money you sent to USA was laundered to UAE.
You need to contact IC3 and the Dubai police. I have provided the contact information above. Let me know if you need me to paste it again.
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