Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson confirmed Thursday that he had been the victim of an extortion attempt by an ex-stripper and an acquaintance who threatened to release nude photographs of the married former NBA star.
In addition to being the Golden State Warriors coach, Jackson, 47, is the father of four and co-pastor of a nondenominational Christian church in Southern California with his wife of 22 years,Desiree Coleman.
The stripper, Alexis Adams was charged with conspiracy to commit extortion. She is free on $25,000 bond. Adams acquaintance, Marcus Shaw was charged with extortion and was still being held Thursday. He has a robbery conviction for which he served 12 years in prison.