#1243113: NC: Arrest Made in ‘S**tortion’ Scam Involving More Than 40 Women, Including UNCG Students: Police

Description: A man was arrested by UNC-Greensboro police after a three-month “sextortion” investigation, according to the university.

Kevin Kerney, 31, of Denton, is accused of pretending to be a modeling agent to solicit photos and extort social media accounts of young women.

UNCG reports the man offered the women the opportunity to become a model and requested revealing photographs.

Kerney then reportedly threatened to make the images public unless the victims shared private information, such as social media accounts and passwords.
More info: https://www.databreaches.net/nc-arrest-made-in-sextortion-scam-involving-more-than-40-women-including-uncg-students-police/

Date added Jan. 11, 2019, 8:09 a.m.
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