Kids create bogus teacher profiles on Web.
Story by Martin Staunton and The Associated Press Watch Video
HUNTINGTON — There seems to be a new type of identity theft, where a person’s name is borrowed and placed with derogatory pictures and comments on personality profile Web sites like MySpace.
Someoneís identity isnít stole. Instead their picture is pirated for the purpose of humiliation.
State Police reports there is a growing number of bogus MySpace profiles. In a case involving a local school, it appears that some students are setting up fake pages to post nasty comments and pictures of teachers and other students. Read more.
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