Illustrations: Cam Floyd

The Influencer and the Hit Man

How a years-long domain name feud ended in a bloody shootout

WWhen Ethan Deyo’s small, sandy-haired dog cocked his head and perked up his ears, Deyo knew something was wrong. Deyo stepped out of the second-floor office of his Cedar Rapids, Iowa, home and peered down the stairs. That’s when he saw a man with a gun standing in his foyer, and he began to understand the peril…