17-Year-Old Allegedly Behind $100,000 Twitter Hack of Elon Musk and Apple

August 3, 2020

Florida authorities say a Tampa 17-year-old is allegedly among those responsible for July’s massive Twitter hack that compromised the accounts of influential individuals, including President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Elon Musk. The scam, which occurred over a day, netted more than $100,000 in Bitcoin, authorities said. Now authorities say the teen faces dozens of felony charges. Inside Edition Digital’s Stephanie Officer has more.

Watch Live
Inside Edition Streaming: Keep WatchingInside Edition Streaming: Keep Watching