close up of images of fake teen 'Sweetie' with 'terre des hommes' logo
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First prosecution over avatar 'Sweetie'

Online child abuse is a global problem. A year ago a charity in the Netherlands created a fake profile of a ten year old girl called Sweetie to pose in teen chat rooms.

More than 100 men in the UK were among thousands who offered to pay to watch her perform sex acts.

Angus Crawford reports.

  • 20 Oct 2014
  • From the section UK
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