Meghan Markle’s half-sister Samantha is ‘investigated by cops after on-line bullying claims’

Meghan Markle’s half-sister Samantha is ‘investigated by cops after online bullying claims’

THE half-sister of Meghan Markle is being investigated over allegations of on-line bullying, it has been reported.

Samantha Markle, 54, is alleged to have posted messages to a variety of web boards and to have attracted complaints from at the least 4 nations, together with Canada and the UK.

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Samantha Markle, the half sister of Meghan, is reportedly being investigated for on-line bullying[/caption]

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Meghan Markle shouldn’t be thought to have spoken along with her half-sister for a variety of years[/caption]

The investigation is reported to have been launched by detectives within the US, the place Samantha lives.

An officer purportedly engaged on the investigation on the Polk County Sheriff Division, Florida, advised the Sunday Mirror: “There have been a number of studies of allegations of cyber-bullying made.

“Samantha Markle is conscious of this allegation.

“She has not been arrested.

“That is an ongoing case and I can’t speculate on a timeline but or make another remark.”

One other supply mentioned: “The allegations relate to quite a few web platforms and embrace complaints from at the least 4 nations, together with the UK, Canada and Sweden.

“It’s a massive and widespread investigation and is prone to be a protracted course of.

“The investigation continues to be at an early stage.”

Samantha is the oldest little one of Meghan’s estranged father Thomas Markle and is 17 years older than Meghan.

She didn’t attend Meghan’s wedding ceremony to Prince Harry in 2018, and she or he and Meghan aren’t thought to have spoken since 2014.

The precise content material of the messages on the centre of the investigation shouldn’t be identified, and there’s no suggestion that the probe was led to by a criticism from the royals.


Samantha’s companion Mark Phillips, with whom she lives in Florida, advised the Sunday Mirror: “Whoever desires an investigation towards me and Sam, properly they’re prone to find yourself in jail for 5 years for submitting a false police report.

“We’re not doing any cyber bullying, aside from retaliating.

“Heads will roll in the long run.”

The studies come amid complaints from the younger royals about the best way Meghan has been coated within the British press since she joined the royal household in 2018.

Earlier this month, the Duchess of Sussex advised an ITV documentary in regards to the pressures she has confronted lately.

“Any lady, particularly when they’re pregnant, you’re actually weak and in order that was made actually difficult,” she mentioned.

“After which when you’ve gotten a new child – you already know…

“And particularly as a girl, it’s quite a bit.

“So that you add this on prime of simply making an attempt to be a brand new mother or making an attempt to be a newlywed it’s, properly…


“And, additionally thanks for asking, as a result of not many individuals have requested if I’m OK.

“Nevertheless it’s a really actual factor to be going by way of behind the scenes.”

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The precise content material of the messages is unknown, however the probe shouldn’t be thought o to have been triggered by a criticism from the royals[/caption]

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