Elmo Impersonator Gets 1 Year In Girl Scouts Extortion PlotDan Sandler, 50, pleaded guilty last month in Manhattan Supreme Court to grand larceny and misdemeanor stalking for plotting to extort the Girl Scouts of America.
Elmo Impersonator Admits To Plot To Extort Girl ScoutsA homeless man who became infamous for shouting anti-Semitic slurs while dressed as Elmo in Times Square pleaded guilty Wednesday to a bizarre plot to extort the Girl Scouts.
Former L.I. Home Depot Employee Convicted In Pipe Bomb Extortion PlotA former Home Depot handyman from Long Island was convicted Monday of trying to extort $2 million from the company in a plot that involved pipe bombs.
Ransom Calls Heard At Trial Of Alleged L.I. Home Depot Extortion PlotterDaniel Sheehan could face the rest of his life behind bars for planting a dud bomb at a Long Island store.
Letterman Extortionist Leaves JailThe former television producer who tried to blackmail David Letterman over the comedian's office affairs has been freed from a New York City jail.