NY man charged with trying to extort $250,000 from celebrity cook Paula Deen

  • by: KATE BRUMBACK , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 5, 2013 - 6:05 PM

ATLANTA — Authorities on Friday arrested a New York man charged with trying to extort money from embattled celebrity cook Paula Deen in exchange for not going to the news media with "true and damning statements" he said she made.

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