Man Who Blackmails And Sells Relative Wife’s N*de Video Arrested
Anambra State Police Command has arrested Chinedu Ezeudu, a native of Ndi Ikpa village in Ezinato community, Awka South Local Government Area of the state, for allegedly blackmailing his relative’s wife and selling her n*de footage online.
According to Chidimma Ikeanyionwu, the Media Assistant to Anambra State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Welfare, Ify Obinabo, who revealed this in a statement on Sunday, September 17, 2023, the victim lost her memory card in March 2023.
“She was chatted up by Chinedu in the month of June, requesting for a huge amount of money in order not to leak the nude videos,” the statement read.
“Upon her refusal to pay, the suspect threatened to post the video on all social media platforms but was confronted by the husband of the victim and asked to delete the video without knowing that he had already duplicated it
“The suspect after the confrontation by his relative, who is the husband of the victim, went ahead to release the video on Facebook, WhatsApp and other social media platforms including selling the video for three thousand Naira (N3000) and above in order to make money,”
The victim immediately reported the event to the Commissioner’s office, and the police promptly apprehended the suspect.
The suspect, who is now being held by the police, will be formally charged before the Awka court for children, sexual and gender-based violence.