Panaji: Cyber Crime Police on Tuesday arrested Madhya Pradesh based man for befriending a lady from North Goa and blackmailing her with her nude pictures.
Police spokesman said that Suresh Panchal (32), originally from Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh was arrested for befriending a lady from North Goa on Facebook and further inducing her to share her objectionable video.
Police said that the accused put the video on social media and also blackmailed her to transfer money to stop further transmission of the video.
“The Cyber Crime PS had registered a Case in this regard, During investigation and from district technical surveillance it is revealed that the accused person is presently dwelling in around Ratlam district, Madhya Pradesh so that he could not be traced and to mislead his location,” police spokesman said.
Further team from Cyber Crime proceeded to Ratlam, MP and nab the accused person and brought to Cyber Crime, Ribandar – Goa. The arrest was done by PI Rahul Parab, PSI Devendra V. Pingle and PSI Sarwesh R. Sawant, PC – Ibrahim Karol, PC – Hemant Gaonkar and PC – Sanyog C. Shetye of Cyber Crime upon direction from SP Cyber Crime, Mr. Shobhit Saksena (IPS).
Arrangements are kept to produce the said accused before JMFC Court.