Jason Itzler claimed he met Dupré in the Gansevoort Hotel and she instantly caught his eye.
Itzler said he gave the then-19-year-old his card and she called him two days later after visiting the NY Confidential Web site. I want to work for you.' When I caught my breath, I said, 'Do you know what I do? "She's like, 'Yeah.' I said, 'Get over here.' " He rechristened the Jersey-girl-turned-call-girl "Victoria," and she quickly became a favorite of the Confidential clientele - four years before she became ,300 hooker "Kristen" and torpedoed Gov. Itzler, 41, the self-proclaimed "King of All Pimps," claimed Dupré, a sexy brunette with a fetching smile and a colorful tatoo on her left shoulder, attracted a large and grateful clientele, earning tens of thousands of dollars a month.
Itzler, who pleaded guilty in 2006 to running the ,000-a-night prostitution ring, said he recognized Dupré after seeing her photo while appearing Wednesday on CNN.
He went home and looked up her My page to check out more pictures.
Ashley Alexandra Dupré hit New York City in 2004 as a teenager with big dreams, but quickly fell into the shadowy world of hustlers, wanna-be celebs and high-class hookers.
Instead of record deals, she got an offer from a high-class prostitution ring called NY Confidential.
Miami Beach cops are investigating the death of an aspiring model who suffered a fatal overdose of a date-rape drug hours after she left the apartment of notorious “King of All Pimps” Jason Itzler and his roomie, The Post has learned.
Revelations of the probe — and a private investigation by the family of the dead woman— come as Itzler, 44, is locked up in a Manhattan jail on unrelated charges of promoting prostitution and drug sales.
That other photographer later told another model that Sumnicht had been “drunk” when she came home and went to bed, despite an autopsy report that showed only a minute trace of alcohol in her urine, investigators said.
Hell, this idiot is even the clown of CIs, if he is one. There were drug charges included this round and he has been arrested on drug charges in past; smuggling ecstacy to be specific.
This time the charges include selling cocaine to this alleged client of his new business.
What moron calls himself the “king of pimps” publicly and to news reporters in interviews? I find the entire concept absurd and would have renamed him the king of clowns.
Beyond that, I have felt for some time that it is entirely possible that Jason Itzler is a confidential informant, though if he is, he sure didn't get a very good deal for whatever information he gave.