14-year-old boy extorted after engaging in online chat


14th October 2021 – (Hong Kong) At 8.33pm last night (13th), a man made a report on Hang Cheung Street in Cheung Sha Wan, saying that his 14-year-old brother was photographed indecently online earlier. The other party then blackmailed him to pay with a 4,000 Hong Kong dollar game time card. The police arrived at the scene to investigate.

The case was classified as “extortion” and was followed up by the Sham Shui Po Police District Criminal Investigation Team. No one has been arrested yet. The victim did not lose money in the case.