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Birmingham man held over Facebook abuse of Brighton woman

  • 22 August 2012
  • From the section England

A man from Birmingham has been arrested after a woman from Brighton complained to police she received abuse on a social networking website.

She also told officers her Facebook and email accounts had been hacked.

The 32 year-old man from Bournville was arrested on suspicion of misuse of a computer and has been released on bail.

Sussex Police said they were examining the woman's computer as part of an investigation to find the source of the abuse and security breach.

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