- Associated Press - Friday, June 5, 2015

BOSTON (AP) - A Boston man who forced a 15-year-old girl into prostitution has been sentenced to up to seven years in prison.

Dominic Toledo was sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty to human trafficking, rape of a child, deriving support from prostitution, and inducing a minor into prostitution.

Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley says the victim was introduced to the 24-year-old Toledo through a mutual Facebook friend in 2013.

On Dec. 30, 2013, Toledo picked up the victim from her friend’s house, brought her to a home in Dorchester, and photographed her for an Internet advertisement. He also sexually assaulted her.

Authorities say Toledo brought the girl to a motel outside Boston where she met with a man who paid her for a sexual act and gave marijuana to Toledo.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide