Telecoms Executive Arrested for Selling Pornographic SMS

25 February 2010
Kuala Lumpur

A 34-year-old former telecommunications executive has been remanded by the police on suspicion on making RM11 million selling pornographic video via SMS. The suspect was arrested at his house in Putra Heights, Subang Jaya, by police from the Bukit Aman Commercial Crime Investigation Department on Tuesday at 10pm.

It is believed that after he was suspended by his company, he had used company resources to charge RM3 for each pornographic video that lasts about three minutes.

A police officer said that the suspect made RM4,000 monthly and was able to buy Porsche and BMW cars.

The suspect is under a three-day remand at the Jalan Duta Court Complex since yesterday and his case is being investigated under Section 233 of the Communication and Multimedia Act 1998 for the improper use of network facilities or network service.

The Star Online – Former exec nabbed in multi-million ringgit porn racket
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