Man threatened to kill teen, her family over breakup, deputies say
A man from Marion County is facing extortion charges after being accused of threatening to kill a girl and her family after she broke up with him.
The man, 33-year-old William Taylor, was in a relationship with a South Florida 15-year-old girl, according to Marion deputies. The teenage girl broke up with Taylor, who then responded by threatening to kill her, her family and her new boyfriend, deputies said.
Taylor also threatened the teenage girl with nude photos of her, saying he would send them to her family, friends and neighbors, deputies said.
Taylor is facing extortion and aggravated stalking charges of a child under the age of 16, deputies said.