Woman nabbed for P2M Internet threat

/ 07:37 AM June 09, 2011

A woman in Cebu City was arrested for allegedly demanding P2 million from her American ex-boyfriend so she won’t upload their intimate photos and videos on the Internet.

Ancy Dieto and a female companion were arrested by agents of the National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) at the lobby of the Marriott Hotel at 3:30 p.m.


The two women, both residents of barangay Inayawan, Cebu City, will be charged with robbery extortion before the Cebu City Prosecutors’ Office today, said NBI-7 agent Rey Villordon, the team leader.

The entrapment was laid by the NBI-7 after the American sought their help. The American asked not to be named for security reasons.


Dieto, in an interview, denied the allegation that she had demanded money from the American. /REPORTER ADOR VINCENT S. MAYOL

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