Without regular cash flow, Keyontyli, who Goffney said had also tired of the porn business and was struggling to get a break in the modeling world, joined his brother in his latest money-making scheme: But he smashed out the back window of the police cruiser and, handcuffed, dove out of the car, ran to a nearby pond and swam away. After two hours of deliberation, the jury found Brank guilty of six charges, including extortion and attemted extortion.
Brank met with an undercover agent at a Starbucks near LAX, where he was handed the title to the Audi. A defense lawyer, Jeffrey Zucker, said Goffney "should have signed up for the Olympics" and referred to him as Spider-Man.
His quest for cash took him from the drug circles of Camden to the rooves of Philadelphia businesses — and into the center of a multi-state, multi-agency manhunt. Copyright The Associated Press.
In May , Camden County police arrested Goffney on drug charges. It was Christmas on steroids. After two hours of deliberation, the jury found Brank guilty of six charges, including extortion and attemted extortion.
Etienne Yim, who drove Brank to Starbucks for that fateful meeting, claims the gun in Brank's car was for protection. For years, Taleon Goffney placed value, above all else, in money. He's due back in court Aug.
Goffney spent the last six years behind bars, an experience he said put him back in touch with the young man he was before his life took a dark turn — and that convinced him to help keep others from following in his former footsteps. In May , Camden County police arrested Goffney on drug charges.