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Exotic dancer charged with extorting money from pastor

A 46-year-old Moorhead woman, who works as an exotic dancer, is charged in Clay County District Court with three felonies for extorting $7,000 from a local pastor to keep their affair secret from his wife and senior pastor.

Bunny Annette Byington is charged with two counts of felony coercion and one felony count of attempted coercion.

Court documents state Byington ended up making phone calls to tell the pastor's wife, his senior pastor and an assistant to the bishop after she tried to exhort even more money from him and he said he didn't have it.

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