Fake missing child reports used to scam Facebook users18 May 2021What was claimed A girl called Ellie Morrad is missing. This is the latest in a long line of fake missing child reports posted on Facebook to scam people. Posts reporting the disappearance of a girl called Ellie Morrad have been circulating on Facebook. They continue a running trend of fake missing children reports being posted on Facebook to scam people. There have been no genuine news reports of a missing girl called Ellie Morrad.