A Florida man who was accused of posting sexually explicit images of his ex-girlfriend to the Internet has broken his silence following the dismissal of criminal charges against him.
In October, Hillsborough County prosecutors dropped all charges against Ryan Seaywhose girlfriend, Holly Jacobs, had claimed he'd spread hundreds of explicit pictures and videos of her on the Internet.
Ryan Seay: Revenge Porn Accusations By Ex-Girlfriend Holly Jacobs 'Ruined My Life'
But Seay said the damage has already been done. And the girl that I know is long gone. The couple dated on and off since high school, but parted ways for good on amicable terms in late InJacobs claimed Seay had hacked her Facebook account and posted nude photos of her on it. Jacobs also said nude photos and video of her were posted to a revenge porn siteand even sent to her boss, according to WTOP.
She had her name changed to avoid association with the photos, which she shared with Seay during their relationship. According to the Miami New Times, Jacobs brought her case to the Miami-Dade County Sheriff's Office, who wouldn't investigate since she had originally consented to take the photos.
She convinced Hillsborough County deputies to investigate, and Tampa prosecutors brought charges against Seay in March