UK Police Warn Mocking Wanted Criminal’s Hair on Facebook Could Lead to Arrest
Gwent Police in the UK warned Facebook users that mocking a criminal’s hair was “offensive” and could lead to an investigation.
The farce began when Gwent Police posted an image of 21-year-old Jermaine Taylor, who was sentenced to three years in jail for dealing drugs.
Taylor was released early on license but subsequently breached his licence condition and is now a wanted criminal.
After Facebook respondents mocked Taylor’s distinctive balding hairstyle, Gwent Police posted a message warning them that they could be arrested.
“Please remember that harassing, threatening and abusing people on social media can be against the law. Our advice is