Appleton woman allegedly uses dead rat in restaurant extortion plan
An Appleton woman is accused of planting a dead-rat in a restaurant meal and threatening to tell the media she found it there, unless the owners gave her $0.5 million.
Debbie Miller, 41, was charged Monday with extortion, obstructing police and disorderly conduct.
An Outagamie County court commissioner ordered a $1,500 cash bond. She's due back in court on Thursday.