Newswire: Madonna says the guy who stole her music has been arrested
CNN reports that the person believed responsible for stealing and leaking Madonna’s unreleased tracks has been arrested by Israeli police. The arrest was the result of efforts by the FBI and undercover Israeli investigators. Madonna posted a note of gratitude to the authorities on her Facebook page:
I am profoundly grateful to the FBI, the Israeli Police investigators and anyone else who helped lead to the arrest of this hacker. I deeply appreciate my fans who have provided us with pertinent information and continue to do so regarding leaks of my music. Like any citizen, I have the right to privacy. This invasion into my life – creatively, professionally, and personally remains a deeply devastating and hurtful experience, as it must be for all artists who are victims of this type of crime.
When the theft came to light in December, Madonna took to social media, comparing the theft to …