Police investigating report of 'explicit photos' of Sunderland woman posted online

An inquiry has been launched after a Wearside woman reported explicit images of her had been posted online.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 24 October, 2018, 08:54
Police are investigating the report made by the Sunderland woman.

Northumbria Police has confirmed an investigation is under way after the 32-year-old from Sunderland raised concerns about photographs of her which had been published on the internet.

A spokesman said: "We are investigating a report of malicious communication involving explicit photographs circulating online.

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“We take this type of offence very seriously and an investigation is ongoing.

“We would encourage anybody who is a victim of this type of crime to come forward and report it to police on 101.”