There is no painted line say what kind of story should be reported on. A reporter could have been working on another story and was just at the right place at the right time.
People getting mugged, kidnapped, and shot are headlined every single day. Do you not read the newspaper?
Be glad that these reporters reach out to smaller stories and chan ge things up.
Next time you get injured and feel like telling your friends about it. Don't expect any sympathy. Just a tip
They are attacking the elderly. Most these are being sent to people the ages of 60+ From what I have researched is no office of any law can investigate any foreign scam like this.