Joe Simpson's Twitter Account Was Hacked: Jessica Simpson's Dad "Locked Out" of Site

Celebrity News Dec. 16, 2013 AT 10:45PM
Joe Simpson "Someone hacked [Joe Simpson's] account," Jessica Simpson's rep told Us Weekly Monday evening. Credit: Ray Tamarra/Getty Images

Looks like somebody needs to change his password! A hacker posted a series of bizarre, awful updates to Joe Simpson's Twitter account for a full hour on Monday, Dec. 16, his rep confirms to Us Weekly.

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"Someone hacked his account," Simpson's rep told Us Monday evening following the incident. "He is locked out. Twitter is working on it." (The tweets were immediately deleted once the issue was resolved.)

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The social media tirade, which was posted to Joe's verified Twitter account, included nearly 40 plus updates from an anonymous hacker, who wrote shocking tweets involving the subject of child molestation.

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As fans slowly caught on to the series of odd tweets, speculating that a hacker had found his or her way onto Simpson's account, the mysterious imposter wrote, "For those who are wondering...my account has not been hacked but as I said I would remove those tweets."

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