The owner of popular pornographic website, empressleak has been arrested by the Cybercrime Unit of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service.
Owner of the website, Anderson Ofosuhene Anim alias Mario Gee was arrested over charges of money laundering, pornography and breach of provisions on cybercrime.
The prosecution revealed that Mr Anim’s website came under scrutiny from the police for publishing pornographic material of Ghanaians on their blindside.
The prosecution added that he took money from victims to take down their videos or pictures from his website but refused to do so.
He reportedly took between GHC100 or GHC500 through mobile money to take down the contents but the contents persisted on the internet.
He was therefore arrested on 30th January 2020 at his plush residence in Osino in the Eastern Region with loads of pornographic material which was being uploaded onto his website.
The police confiscated his electronic gadgets used to upload the content on his website.
Meanwhile, he has been remanded into police custody to reappear before court on 19th August, 2020.