Couple scams thousands in Black community during pandemic

 Couple scams thousands in Black community during pandemic

The couple grew to fame after appearing on “Family or Fiance,” a reality show on OWN

Legal action is being taken against a Texas couple who allegedly scammed Black people out of huge sums of money.

Marlon Moore and his wife LaShonda of Prosper, Texas are being accused of running an illegal pyramid scheme. On Monday, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a lawsuit against the couple, per NBCDFW.

The couple grew to fame after appearing on Family or Fiance, a reality show on OWN which “follows the dynamic between eight engaged couples who bring their disapproving families together for three days under one roof, some for the first time,” per show’s website.

via Youtube/OWN

The couple ran BINT Operations, LLC also known as “Blessings In No Time.” They recruited people in the Black community to participate and according to the lawsuit, ran an “illegal pyramid scheme … to scam tens of millions of dollars from members of the…

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