South Carolina man missing $1,200 after massage

A Greenwood, S.C., man told police that a woman he met on the Internet stole $1,200 from him while giving him a massage.

The 53-year-old man told police he met a woman named Katie at the Holiday Inn on Gordon Highway Monday after finding her on Backpage.com, according to an incident report.

The report states the victim believes the woman took $1,200 from his wallet while she was rubbing oil on his back.

He did not realize the money was missing until he stopped at a convenience store to buy a drink.

The man said he had already paid her $350 for the massage.

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