Police use MySpace to ID suspects

Monday, 27 March 2006, 12:54 AM EST

Detectives used profiles posted on the MySpace social networking website to identify six suspects in a rape and robbery that began when a party turned violent, leaving blood "in almost every room of the house," officials said.

Six men were arrested in connection with the Feb. 23 rampage, and a seventh suspect was being sought, Detective Ali Bartley said Friday. The victim, whose name was withheld, became acquainted with the suspects through MySpace, authorities said.

At Wired.

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