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Woman arrested, charged under Cybercrimes Act

The national security ministry yesterday reported that a 35-year-old woman has been arrested and charged under the Cybercrimes Act.

The ministry named the woman as Amieka Mullings and said that she was held after she posted photographs on social media claiming that her ex-boyfriend was wanted for rape, assault and murder.

“Swift investigations by the police revealed that the information was false, malicious and tantamount to malicious communication under the cybercrime legislation,” the ministry said in a news release yesterday.

Read full article on: Jamaica Observer