[lastfm]Aretha Franklin[/lastfm]’s son, 52-year-old Eddie Franklin, was severly beaten at a gas station last night near Plymouth and Evergreen in Detroit. He is undergoing surgery. Channel 7 News reported a witness saying three people may have been responsible for the attack, two males and one female. The young lady was described as about 19 years old, with short hair. She was said to be wearing blue jeans and a hoodie-type jacket. The witness describes one of the males to be about six feet tall, with dreadlocks and dark skin complexion. Detroit Police are looking into the matter. If you have any information please contact the Detroit Police at 313-267-4600.
We will be keeping Aretha’s son in our hearts and minds and hoping for a fast and complete recovery.