I got a couple of spam messages last week and went to remove the connections. But when I went there, it didn’t show these people as 1st degree contacts.
Here’s the message I got, from two people who are both “Consultant ant Self Employed” and with stock images for their profile pics.
Unfortunately, I couldn’t remove the connections and flag them.. they already left. But I also coudldn’t flag the messages as spam… These are the only two options I had:
Darn. I hope this tactic is not going to be more common.