Canceled Escort Leads to Shooting
A man who ordered an escort off was shot in the face after he said he canceled the order the Pioneer Press reports.
Jeffrey L. VanDyke, 42, was shot in the jaw by Brock A. Franklin, 22, while trying to keep the man out of his home. Franklin was running a escort service out of his apartment on Portland Ave. in Minneapolis WCCO reports.
He and two other men intended to rob VanDyke, who found the escort service off of the popular Web site craigslist.org.
VanDyke was shot through the door and woke up in a pool of blood and called police.
Franklin has been charged by the Anoka County Attorney with attempted first degree murder. The 18-year-old women who was with Franklin that day, Starsha Swift, is also being held by police.