Hacker accused of stealing scripts and explicit videos from celebrity pleads guilty Video Description

On Monday Alonzo Knowles, 24, pleaded guilty in a Manhattan federal court to charges of identity theft and criminal copyright infringement after trying to sell 15 movie scripts to for $80,000 to an undercover law enforcement agent. Knowles also had for sale the personal information, including social security numbers, and sexually explicit videos for three professional athletes and an actress , reports Reuters . After his arrest investigators found 25 unpublished movie and TV scripts and copies of unpublished music on Knowles' Dropbox. Prosecutors said Knowles obtained the scripts and videos by sending a virus to the celebrities or by sending a fake email saying their account had been hacked and asking for their password.   MG

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