Two street touts were also arrested
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Suspect denies the allegations, telling police, 'I didn't say anything that could be construed as a threat'
Michibata was not prosecuted due to 'insufficient evidence,' her agency said
Michibata's husband, who was arrested on October 3, told police, 'My wife had nothing to do with it'
Video shows Michibata and the alleged extortion victim clinging closely to one another as they sip alcohol
Michibata 'deeply regrets' being involved in an incident that led to the arrest of her husband
Suspects allegedly attempted to extort a bar employee into paying 'protection money'
Suspects met the victim on a matchmaking site
Suspect allegedly beat the head of the victim over a 26-hour period while demanding a payment of ¥10 million
Court ruled that Nishina suffered 'mental anguish' due to the incident