One person arrested for blackmailing girls on social media in Oman
December 12, 2018 | 2:26 PM
by Times News Service
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Muscat: Police have arrested a person accused of blackmailing a group of girls in Oman through the social networking app Snapchat.

An official from Royal Oman Police said: "The suspect deceived the girls by impersonating someone who works to secure accounts from hacking. Once he received the data from the girls, he stole their pictures and blackmailed them for a sum of money."

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