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Class 6 boy sends morphed photo of woman, threatens her to share it on social media

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 22 May 2020, 14:11 IST

After Bois Locker Room controversy, another controversy has come to light from Uttar Pradesh where a Class 6 student tried to blackmail a woman with her morphed pictures.

The incident reported in Ghaziabad where a 21-year-old woman filed a complaint against the class 6 boy who was allegedly threatened her to share her morphed pictures on social media if she didn’t engage in ‘sex chat’ or pay him money.

The matter took place within the territorial limits of Kavi Nagar Police Station. As per the police, the victim woman and the accused minor boy were participants of a common student group on Telegram.

From the group, the boy took the phone number of the woman and then tried to blackmail her.

Reportedly, the woman is the civil services aspirant. She has submitted 18 screenshots to the police.

During the interrogation of class 6 boy, he told police that somebody had hacked his mobile phone and he had no idea about the messages.

According to the details given by the woman, the accused texted the woman for the first time on May 7 to ask something about studies. In a bid to establish his image in a woman’s mind, the boy kept on talking about studies. On May 17, he sent a few morphed photos of the woman and threatened her.

Reportedly, the boy collected the pictures of the woman from her social media account and edited them, according to a report of The Times of India.

The woman got scared and switched off her phone. However, she filed a complaint after she revealed her ordeal to her family and friends. The woman was worried that the accused would hack her phone again and morphed her pictures and circulate them.

On the other hand, the accused boy and his parents have dismissed all the allegations leveled by the woman. He alleged that his phone was hacked.

Meanwhile, the cyber team is trying to trace the IP address through which the woman was blackmailed.

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First published: 22 May 2020, 13:17 IST