KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: Acting on information and armed with a warrant issued by the Public Prosecution, personnel from the Criminal Investigations Department raided the apartment of a young Kuwaiti in South Surrah and arrested him for blackmailing a young Kuwaiti woman, reports Al-Anba daily.
The arrest came after the woman filed a complaint with the police. In her complaint she said the suspect befriended her and invited her to his apartment promising to marry her.
The woman later discovered that the man had tricked her. He went back on his promise and told the woman to pay him money or else he said he will post her pictures in the social media.
According to the victim the suspect had planted in his room many hidden cameras and made video clips of her when they were alone in the apartment. Police have confiscated from the man a laptop. Stored in the laptop were pictures and video clips of several young women. During interrogation the suspect admitted to blackmailing women and demanding money from them.