Kevin Hart Friend Of 15 Yrs Arrested For Extortion On The Leaking Of Sex Tape

The person who allegedly tried to get Kevin Hart to pay for that leaked sex tape happen to be a friend of 15 years and has now officially been charged with extortion. What a damn shame, just when you think you can trust someone, years don’t mean shit no more.

via TMZJonathan Todd Jackson faces 2 felony counts — attempted extortion and extortion by threatening letter. Jackson is accused of trying to extort an undisclosed amount of money from Hart, in return for keeping the video secret … a video showing Hart with a woman in his hotel room in Vegas apparently having sex.

The liaison went down last summer. The video is 4 minutes and 47 seconds long and highly produced. As we reported, both Kevin and the woman claim they had no idea they were being filmed. Kevin’s wife was pregnant at the time and he apologized to her and his family on social media.