A Washington state father was arrested on Friday as authorities say he killed his daughter’s boyfriend after allegedly studying he bought her right into a intercourse trafficking ring.
On Oct. 22, Spokane law enforcement officials obtained calls about an deserted car in a residential space and close by park “with a foul odor” coming from it, the department said in a statement. Investigators quickly confirmed their had been human stays within the automobile which belonged to a 19-year-old male, identified by the Spokesman-Review as Andrew Sorensen. On Oct. 29, officers arrested 60-year-old John Eisenman, charging him with first-degree homicide.
Authorities stated Eisenman reportedly realized in October 2020 that his daughter had been bought right into a intercourse trafficking ring round Seattle, and Sorensen, recognized because the boyfriend of the daughter “could have been the one answerable for her sale.”
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Later that month, Eisenman was capable of rescue his daughter and get her again into the Spokane space.
The next month, Eisenman realized Sorensen could be within the metropolis of Airway Heights, simply west of Spokane. Sorensen was then confronted by Eisenman as he arrived on the location.
In the course of the confrontation, police stated Eisenman kidnapped Sorensen by tying him up then placing him within the truck of a car earlier than allegedly killing him.
“Eisenman subsequently assaulted the sufferer by hitting him within the head with a cinder block after which stabbed him repeatedly, inflicting his demise,” the Spokane Police Division stated.
After the sufferer’s demise, police stated Eisenman drove and left the car, with the physique nonetheless inside, in a distant space in a northern a part of Spokane County. The automobile remained there for almost a 12 months till somebody who police stated was not conscious of a physique within the automobile moved the automobile in October to the situation police discovered it at.
Authorities stated Sorensen’s physique, which was zip-tied and had tape over his mouth based on the Spokesman-Assessment, was solely found after folks started to rummage via the unlocked automobile and take gadgets from it.
Eisenman appeared in court docket on Monday and is presently being held on a $1 million bond.
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