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Facebook User Impersonating a Female Personality

By NY Staff

Policemen in al-Hodeida city arrested a man, 25-year-old, who was using Facebook to fraud a number of young people. He used a female personality and communicated with people via Facebook to get mobile cards and other purposes.

Colonel Abdulghaffar al-Hajri, director of the police station in the business district, said that they received many reports from a number of people about their exposure to fraud through Facebook by someone impersonating a girl taking mobile cards and contacts. “The investigations were carried out by the police in cooperation with the telecommunications company, who led us to the criminal and forwarded him to the Criminal Investigation Department for legal proceedings,” he said.