(WOIO) - A man is facing charges he extorted big bucks from a woman he met on a dating website.
Mark Wallencheck was arrested after police say he threatened a woman he met into paying $1,200.
Records show the two met on the dating website Plentyoffish.com. Investigators believe the woman had sex with him at a motel on Brook Park Road. Then, the man threatened to post a sex tape online if she didn't keep paying him money. She finally went to police. Investigators don't believe a tape ever existed.
Wallencheck also has been indicted after an investigation by Brook Park police. Another extortion case. He's accused of getting $1,350 from another woman by falsely accusing her of sending nude pictures to a juvenile and threatening to go to police.