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Woman charged with trying to extort lawyer for breast enhancement surgery

A Roxbury woman who allegedly threatened to press charges against a lawyer who brushed her with his car unless he gave her $7,000 for breast enhancement surgery has been arraigned on extortion charges, prosecutors said.

A not guilty plea to one count of extortion by false claim was entered on behalf of 24-year-old Deborah Yi in South Boston District Court on Wednesday, the Suffolk district attorney’s office said in a statement.

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