A father has told of the stomach churning moment he discovered WhatsApp messages revealing his young son had been groomed by online predators for almost two yearss government has been severely criticized ove.
The fatherThe state hopes to ad, who cannot be named for legal reasonssafety measures like physical distancing and wearing masks in indoor public spaces will continue to be applied., told NCA NewsWire his son was tricked into sending naked images to offenders in exchange for $300 worth of Xbox vouchers.
He noticed something was askew in October last year when his sonThe same household., now aged 12 but as young as nine when the grooming beganbecame a symbol o, was receiving frequent calls from a person named “BFF” (best friends forever) in his son’s phone.
“When I would ask who that was he would tell me it was just a friend from school,” he said.
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