British comedian Dom Joly has contacted the police, after an internet troll made abusive comments about his children via Twitter.
The star of “Trigger Happy TV” was upset that a Twitter user called @deathtojolykids sent a string of offensive messages, including ones hoping that the comic’s children got cancer.
Joly managed to get the Twitter account suspended, and filed a complaint with his local police force asking them to investigate.
Earlier this week, in a separate incident, a man was jailed by a British court for 18 weeks for leaving hurtful messages on Facebook and YouTube memorial sites.
25-year-old Sean Duffy, was imprisoned after pleading guilty to two counts of…
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