Did Kevin Fret try to rip-off Ozuna weeks earlier than his personal homicide?
Puerto Rican singer Ozuna has confirmed he made a ‘mistake’ as a teen.
The reggaeton and Latin entice singer – actual identify Juan Carlos Ozuna Rosado – had fallen sufferer to a blackmail scheme. This concerned an intimate video filmed himself filmed when he was 16.
His label and administration firm, Dimelo Vi, issued an announcement.
“Our legal professional confirmed yesterday that city artist Ozuna was extorted by means of an intimate video filmed when he was a minor.
“This video was edited with the target inflicting much more injury. During] the time the extortion scheme, we filed a grievance and all of the authorized measures are being taken, as sending and publishing movies minors is a state and federal fense…
“We hope that it will serve for instance and message to all youngsters and adults to guard their privateness and keep away from these items in order to keep away from] such regrettable conditions.”
Speaking with the FBI final yr in regards to the plot, the extortion scheme allegedly concerned slain Latin entice star Kevin Fret. Ozuna additionally spoke the Miami Police Department in 2017.
His legal professional, Antonio Sagardía, claimed Kevin Fret threatened the reggaeton singer. He had a “compromising video an underage Ozuna performing a intercourse act.” Fret had demanded cash to maintain it non-public. On January 10th, an unidentified man shot and killed the overtly homosexual artist. Ozuna had paid Fret $500,000 earlier than contacting the FBI.
Speaking with Puerto Rican media, Sagardía defined,
“Ozuna shouldn’t be a suspect. I went with Ozuna to the Department Justice. We met with prosecutor Freire (Luis Freire Borges), who on the time was the director the Cyber Crimes Unit, and with extra police personnel, as a result of there was an extortion try from one other particular person, who was Kevin Fret.”
Stating like many younger folks, he “made a mistake fueled by ignorance,” the reggaeton singer issued a public apology.
“Today, I’m not solely sorry for what occurred, however I condemn it. That’s why I regarded for assist and I’m sure every part will probably be cleared.
Likewise, I’m following the method and am at all times keen to collaborate with authorities to stop the evil that resulted from this massive mistake. More importantly, I ask my household for forgiveness. They are my life’s precedence and I’ll proceed to combat for them at all times.”
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