Music producer hunted by 419 scammers?

In a bizarre story, Chris Julian (incidentally, a neighbor of someone I know) was apparently caught up in a 419 scam and started to fear for his life.

The Topanga Canyon resident found a distraught Christian Julian Irwin saying he feared he was being pursued by Nigerians who had contacted him in an Internet scam, sheriff’s Capt. Ray Peavy said.

Link here.