Man charged with extortion, blackmailing using photo

A local man was charged in court yesterday for extorting money from another person. Deputy Public Prosecutor Raihan Nabilah binti Haji Ahmad Ghazali charged Muhammad Afham Wafi bin Bujang, 25, of allegedly threatening to circulate a private photo of the 27-year-old victim in the toilet. Using WhatsApp to contact the victim, he allegedly demanded BND300 in exchange for withholding the threat. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin