FBI warns sextortionists targeting children as young as seven, adults of all ages


Sextortionists use social media and dating sites to meet victims. They also use video games to meet children. — Technology photo created by freepik - www.freepik.com

The FBI is warning people to not fall prey to sextortionists.

Sextortion is a growing trend as criminals use social media and video games to elicit nude photos and videos from young children, adults and romantic partners, FBI officials said.

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