Former Tallahassee mayor, Andrew Gillum was found in a Miami hotel room early Friday morning with a man who was overdosing on drugs. Travis Dyson, who identified himself as a “pornstar performer”, was an openly gay male escort with a profile on the RentMen.com website.
Dyson was treated for a crystal meth overdose after police were called by Aldo Mejias, because Dyson started to have a heart attack. The former Democratic candidate for Florida governor was not arrested. However, he
“was unable to communicate with officers due to his inebriated state,”
the report said.
Friday afternoon, Gillum released a statement saying he was at a wedding celebration. However, he denied using any drugs. According Miami New Times, Dyson stated he
“personally was not celebrating a wedding”,
However, he and Gillum were indeed friends.
“I don’t know if Gillum was in town for a wedding,”
he said to the Miami New Times.
“He did not mention that.”
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