Woman threatened to ship lover’s nude photograph to his mum and girlfriend, Latest Singapore News
A 39-year-old lady threatened to ship a person’s nude photograph to his mom and girlfriend if he didn’t give her $2,500.
She additionally flouted Covid-19 guidelines by attending a party with 13 others in July final yr when the utmost group dimension for social gatherings was 5.
Zhang Xilin was on Tuesday (June 21) sentenced to 9 weeks’ jail and a $2,000 high-quality.
She had pleaded responsible to 1 rely every of threatening to distribute intimate photos and breaching the Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Act.
The courtroom heard that Zhang befriended the person by an internet platform on June 1 final yr. They met for meals and hung out within the condominium the person rented.
He gave her presents and cash as he favored her, and so they video-called one another whereas nude or performing intimate acts.
The man additionally advised Zhang that he would give her about $2,500 so she may pay her company charges and stop her job.
Court paperwork didn’t state what she was working as on the time.
On June 16 final yr, the person despatched a nude shot of himself to Zhang. It confirmed his face and personal components.
Just a few days in a while June 21, the person blocked Zhang on WhatsApp and Telegram after his girlfriend confronted him about having the affair.
But he unblocked her quickly after and advised her that he would assist along with her company charges.
On June 23, Zhang threatened to ship his bare photograph to his mom and girlfriend if he continued to disregard her.
She then despatched textual content messages to the person’s mom and girlfriend asking to talk to them.
Alarmed by Zhang’s threats, the person made a police report.
For threatening to distribute intimate photos, Zhang may have been jailed for as much as 5 years, fined and caned.
The most penalty for breaching the Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Act is six months’ jail and a high-quality of as much as $10,000.