Hackers who attacked celebrities on Twitter were detained

The victims of criminals, in particular, were Barack Obama, Bill Gates and Elon Musk.

The US Department of Justice has announced that three suspects have been charged in the recent hacking of celebrities ‘ Twitter accounts.

19-year-old British citizen Mason Sheppard (nick Chaewon) is charged with computer hacking, fraud, and money laundering.

An Orlando resident, 22-year-old Nima Fazeli (nickname Rolex), is accused of complicity in this crime. The third defendant was not named by the Justice Department, but Tampa authorities reported the arrest of 17-year-old Graham Clark.

The FBI said that two of the accused have been taken into custody – their names have not been released.

The Twitter Corporation welcomed the “quick actions of law enforcement.”

The attack was carried out on July 15. The victims of criminals, in particular, were former US President Barack Obama, Microsoft founder bill gates, and Tesla CEO Elon Musk.