Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Journalist Arrested In Cyber Blackmailing
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Cyber Crime Cell in Karachi arrested a journalist allegedly blackmailing CEO Aman Ahmad of FM 100 Radio Channel. Computers, mobiles and other documents were confiscated during the early morning raid at his residence situated at University road. . Accused Rehan Ahmad Sheikh a former employee of FM 100 Radio Channel was allegedly blackmailing Aman Ahmad through a fake Facebook identity and email addresses registered under the name of Nida Khan. He was not only blackmailing Aman Ahmad impersonating as a female GEO reporter but several other members of the society demanding money. The CEO filed a written complaint against the black mailer at Cyber Crime Cell. FIR was lodged against the accused under section 420. The accused is currently working for a local media organisation.