In an effort to thwart a blackmailer with compromising pictures of her, Bella Thorne has gone ahead and released the same images he appeared to be holding over her head. Thorne posted the topless pics to her Twitter account on Saturday. She also posted screenshots of texts with the photos in them, explaining that she was “putting this out because it’s my decision.” She also says the hacker sent her multiple naked photos of other celebrities.

In a statement that she put up on the account, Thorne says that she had been threatened with her “own nudes” for a day. She added that “I feel gross, I feel watched, I feel someone has taken something from me that I only wanted one special person to see.” She said that broadcasting the pictures out was her effort to take back power.

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