Shimon Hayut, 31, has lived for years on other people’s money. Israeli He travels the world as a “Tinder scammer”. On the dating platform, he pretends to be a rich heir. He wins the hearts of his victims with luxurious dates and then asks them for money. He is said to have taken about 9.2 million francs from the women. He has now been shown a documentary on Netflix which has been a huge hit all over the world.
Now the alleged scammer spoke for the first time. at CBS ‘Inside Edition’ Show Hayut denied all allegations. He’s just a “single guy” who wanted to meet “a few women” on Tinder, says the Israeli. “I’m not a Tinder scammer.” The Netflix documentation is incorrect. They present history as documentation, as fact. But this is a completely finished movie.”
People don’t know it, so you can’t really judge it, Hayut says. “At the end of the day, I’m not a monster and I’m not a fake.” The young man had been arrested repeatedly in recent years, but is currently at large.
Plan as a Hollywood star
In the interview, the alleged scammer is serious. He even kissed his new girlfriend on the mouth. According to several reports, the woman is said to be Israeli model Kate Conlin (24). However, Hayut has not officially confirmed the name yet. However, he claims about himself: “I am the greatest gentleman in the world.”
The scammer wants Tinder Now even get a foothold in Hollywood. Hayut, who has become known as Simon Leviev, is planning his own book and TV dating show, among other things. He also wants to curate a podcast on the topic of love. He is said to have already signed a contract for this.
CBS will broadcast the full interview on Mondays and Tuesdays. (zis)
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