Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Top News

Rob Ford attempted to buy crack video for $5000

See also

Wednesday, documents from the police in Toronto revealed that Mayor Rob Ford allegedly tried to buy the video of him smoking crack for $5,000. Sources said that two men allegedly attempted to sell it to Rob Ford and he allegedly attempted to buy it so it would not be released to the public.

According to the Huffington Post:

The allegation is contained in an unredacted version of an Information to Obtain (ITO) in the drug-trafficking investigation of Ford's sometimes-driver and friend Alexander Lisi. The documents were prepared in order to obtain search warrants related to the Lisi case.

Wednesday, summaries of police wiretaps from the investigation were released. Those summaries contain details of a conversation between Mohamed Siad, who police believe was involved in trying to broker a deal to sell the tape, and Siyadin Abdi, who placed a call to Ford's office on March 18, 2013.

Abdi allegedly explains that he was offered $5,000 and a car, to which Siad allegedly says that he will "meet with him and ask for 150."

Little has been heard from Rob Ford over the last few weeks.

Rob Ford, 44, has been a media nightmare for the Toronto City Council over the last few months. He was questioned repeatedly about drug use and denied the charges…until videos surfaced showing the Mayor using crack cocaine. Ford has refused to step down and has made matters worse by calling numerous press conferences and said things that he later had to call another press conference to apologize for. See the links below for the full story.

A few weeks ago, a staff employee had made allegations that Rob Ford wanted to have oral sex with her. Ford made several inappropriate comments about oral sex on live TV. For more on that story, click here.

Related articles:

Rob Ford’s reality TV show ‘Ford Nation’ cancelled (video)

Rob Ford prepares for new reality TV show called ‘Ford Nation’

Rob Ford appears at CFL game and raises replica of the Grey Cup

SNL pokes fun at Toronto Mayor Rob Ford (video)

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford loses job power after city council votes

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford makes inappropriate oral sex comment on live TV (video)

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford asked to leave job after voting him out 37-5

Toronto mayor, Rob Ford denies using crack cocaine after alleged video surfaces

If you enjoyed reading this article, please click on the subscribe button above to receive an email when new articles are published by this examiner.

Examiner.com: How to make money writing articles online working part-time

Recent articles:

2013 most popular home products: Keurig, Kindle Fire HDX, Samsung Galaxy S4

2013 most popular electronics: Fitbit, Beats by Dr Dre headphones, PlayStation 4

2013 most popular toys: rainbow loom, minecraft legos, Barbie dreamhouse

2013 most popular Christmas items: UGG boots, minecraft legos, iPads, Xbox One

A wild time at Walmart as fights break out during Black Friday sales

eBay shows strong Black Friday sales numbers with 35% growth over last year

Advertisement

News

  • Al Qaeda video surfaces
    A video of an Al Qaeda meeting surfaces, concealed identities are raising suspicions
    Video
    Watch Video
  • Boston Marathon
    Boston cops shut down Boylston street after finding suspicious, unattended backpacks
    Top News
  • Death penalty for hate crime?
    Actions by the anti-Semitic gunman are being condemned by the unlikeliest of groups
    Crime News
  • New York gun control
    As many as one million New Yorkers are ready to disregard the state's new gun laws
    Headlines
  • Korean ferry capsizes
    Hundreds of passengers are missing after a ferry sinks off the South Korean coast
    World News
  • NYPD ends surveillance on Muslims
    The NYPD will end surveillance programs against Muslims in their own communities
    Video
    Watch Video

Related Videos:

  • Domino's Pizza introduces new 'Specialty Chicken' menu item
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518196835" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518196835&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Statue liberty and American flag
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Lq3AoHZrACM?VQ=HD720&amp;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • A little boy is found inside a claw machine
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518198080" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518198080&autoStart=true"></div>

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!