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Authorities say Peters attempted to extort money from Madeleine Pulver’s family in suburban Sydney by fastening a black box around her neck.
In a note, he said the box contained “powerful new technology plastic explosives” that would go off if she did not follow his instructions, according to a complaint for provisional arrest filed in U.S. District Court in Louisville.
Those instructions included orders to write to an e-mail address and wait for details on handing over an unspecified amount of money.