TODAY | December 05, 2013
>>> is back in the spotlight. new court documents allege he may have tried to buy a video that supposedly shows him smoking crack cocaine two months before news of the video first broke.
>> reporter: new allegations this morning against embattled mayor rob ford . court documents just released describe police wiretaps on which two gang members are heard of saying an alleged offer of $5,000 and a car in exchange for a now infamous video that allegedly shows the mayor smoking crack . toronto's police chief says mayor ford isn't currently facing charges and won't comment on the tape.
>> i don't believe it's appropriate for police to comment on the evidence.
>> reporter: the alleged video hasn't been seen publicly or by ford in an interview with matt last month, leave income doubt its existence.
>> show me the video. even according to --
>> does the video matter?
>> i want to see it. i couldn't barely remember it. i was very, very enneeb bri -- inebriatod.
>> reporter: this photo at a buffalo bills game.
>> how am i supposed to know who is who, seriously? ?
>> and this morning the toronto "star" reports a gang peb may have threatenned to blackmail mayor ford after the alleged