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West Fargo police eye scam on Match.com

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West Fargo police are investigating after a woman said she was taken for $28,000 by a scam artist who pretended on a dating Web site to be an enlisted U.S. soldier stationed in Afghanistan.

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Detective Greg Warren said the woman - who he said is in her 40s - reported the scheme to police Monday, saying that a man she met on Match.com asked for money to pay taxes on jewelry stores he said his parents bequeathed to him.

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