KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22: Personnel from e-Crimes Department have arrested a 22-year-old Kuwaiti for impersonating a well-known artiste and swindling people by breaking into the artiste’s social media account, reports Al-Shahed daily.
The artiste, whose identity has not been disclosed, has filed a complaint with General Department for Criminal Evidences accusing the suspect of stealing his account and attempting to swindle his followers.
Following the complaint police put the account operator under surveillance and caught him. During interrogation he said to have admitted to using a new apparatus which he brought into the country from overseas to steal the accounts of important personalities. The impersonator has been handed over to the concerned authorities