TDoR 2005 / 2005 / March / 25 / Gerald "Ricky" Franklin Jr.

Gerald "Ricky" Franklin Jr.

25 Mar 2005
Lakeland, Florida (USA)

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Gerald "Ricky" Franklin Jr.

Gerald was stabbed to death.

Franklin's mother testified that she awoke the morning of March 25, 2005, to her son's screams for help. She found him covered in blood and stumbling around before collapsing on the floor of his bedroom.

Report added: 3 Dec 2018. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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