KARACHI: Federal Investigation Authority (FIA) Cybercrime Wing has arrested a man this week in case of blackmailing women on social media.
34 years old man names Shahid from Karachi was arrested by FIA Cybercrime Wing when a girl complaint that man has blackmailed her using her images and demanding money.
The accused confessed before media that he is involved in blackmailing women on social media site Facebook. He used doctorate pictures to befriend women in order to harass them and demand money.
Accused Shahid said:
I created a fake Facebook ID Omar Ali Khan and a page with the same name and sent friend requests to the female members. As they accept my friend requests I used to make marriage proposals and demanded pictured from them.
Adding that he used the same pictures for blackmailing women on social media and demanding money.
According to FIA, they have obtained evidence from the accused smartphone as he was messaging the victims through different apps.
It has also informed the two victims about the charge of accused.