The men of the 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigeria Army, Akure, Ondo State have arrested four men in Ikaramu Akoko in Akoko North West Local Government Area of Ondo State for sending nude pictures of some ladies to the internet.
Though the identities of the suspects had not been disclosed by the security agents, it was gathered that the three of them were serving members of the National Youths Service Corps serving in the state.
According to a source, the suspects were fond of inviting their girl friends to a hotel where they will ask them to put off their clothes and start taking their pictures while the ladies were naked.
The source added that later the suspects would be demanding money from the ladies with the threat that if they failed to provide the money, their pictures will be sent to the internet.
The source said, “many ladies, including their colleagues corps members have fallen victims of the suspects and they have been making money from it before they were eventually caught.
“They will invite their girl friends to a hotel in Ikare Akoko and after making love with the ladies, they will be taking their pictures while naked.
“Some days after, they will be demanding money from the ladies; they would threaten that if the ladies fail to give them the money, they will send their nude pictures to internet. Any of then who fails to give out money will find her naked pictures on the internet.”
The Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, Major Ojo Adelegan confirmed the arrest of the suspects and said they had been handed over to the appropriate security organisation for further action.
Adelegan however refused to disclosed the identity of the suspects.
“I can confirmed their arrest but they are no more with us; they have been handed over to other security agency,” the army spokesman stated.