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Ridgefield Park Woman Accused of Hacking Selena Gomez’s Email

Ridgefield Park

A 21-year-old woman was charged Thursday after she reportedly hacked into Selena Gomez’s email multiple times over an eight-month span.

Authorities Thursday charged Susan Atrach with five counts of identity theft, five counts of accessing and using computer data to commit fraud or to control or obtain money, property or data and accessing and using computer data without permission.

Officials say Atrach gained access to Gomez's account between June 2015 and February 2016 and obtained stored media which she allegedly posted online and shared it with others.

According to authorities, Atrach could face up to nearly ten years in prison if convicted.

Officials say the arraignment is scheduled for Aug. 27.