A Chinese international high school student who was the victim of a “virtual kidnapping” scam has been found safe and well after her family paid more than $200,000 in ransom.
- The woman spent several days with a Chinese university student who believed he was hiding a protected witness
- Neither of them knew they were being scammed until police contacted them
- There have been eight other virtual kidnappings reported to NSW Police this year
The elaborate phone scam …