The FBI is hoping to locate 240 more victims of a man convicted of using online threats to extort pornographic images from teenage girls.
It starts when a young person puts their first compromising picture on the Internet.
A Maine man is facing charges of trying to extort a New Hampshire resident into providing him with sexually explicit photos and videos.
Extortion using sexual images is something that’s very prevalent right now with social media.
The saturation of texting and social networking has lent a hand to a new type of crime dubbed “sextortion.”