On Monday attorney Michael Avenatti took to his Twitter account and threatened to uncover a scandal involving Nike and some of the biggest names in college basketball.
Later on Monday, Avenatti was arrested in New York. Federal prosecutors say he tried to extort millions from the sporting company.
Meanwhile, MSN.COM reports that “Avenatti was accused in Santa Ana of embezzling from a client’s $1.6 million legal settlement to cover personal expenses and buttress his troubled coffee business, a sideline that operated Tully’s outlets in California and Washington state.”
OUR FREE OPINION
We warned that Avenatti was a man of questionable character awhile back. These latest developments, if proven true, will show us right.