Cyber Crime: Peshawar Student Arrested for Blackmailing Former Teacher

It seems that most of the cyber crime cases revolve around blackmail nowadays. Recently, another similar case was unearthed as the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested a student from Islamia College, Peshawar on the grounds of blackmail.

The offender is accused of blackmailing his former teacher and uploading objectionable images of her on Facebook.

A raid was conducted at the college to nab the accused. It was headed by the SHO Adnan Jan of Cyber Crime police station in Peshawar.

Case Details

An official from the FIA said,

We had received complaints that a teacher of Shaheen School [run by the Pakistan Air Force] was being blackmailed by an unidentified person,

The former student, according to the official, had made a fake Facebook page and posted private and objectionable images of his teacher on the aforementioned page.

He continued,

Cybercrimes are quite common but the strange thing in this case is that the boy was blackmailing his former teacher.

The suspect is reportedly from Khyber Colony in the Tehkal area in Peshawar. He is also a juvenile offender and a case has been registered against him by the FIA.

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