Man arrested for blackmailing girl

By Our Correspondent
April 18, 2024
A representational image of a handcuffed man. — Pexels/File

LAHORE:Kot Lakhpat police apprehended a man on charges of blackmailing a girl here on Wednesday. PSCA received a call on the emergency helpline from the affected girl. According to the girl, the blackmailer had uploaded her videos on TikTok and threatened her with dire consequences. The Safe City team traced the culprit through cameras and sent the Kot Lakhpat police to the location. Police arrested the accused.


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