2021-06-11

Long Island gang member arrested on suspicion of sex trafficking young girl making child pornography

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[Qiaobao.com report] The prosecutor said that a gang member from Long Island has been arrested , And was accused of sex trafficking and sexual exploitation of girls as young as 15 years old.

According to audacy reports, the Federal Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York stated in a press release that 26-year-old Joshua lamplee-reid from West Hempstead was arrested on Thursday. Allegations of sexual exploitation of minors, sex trafficking, coercion and deception of minors, trafficking in child pornography and interstate prostitution.

The prosecutor stated that Rampley Reid is a member of the”Makk Balla set” (Makk Balla set) and has been using social media and apps since December 2019. Year-old woman and girl contact.

After Rampley Reid pretended to be interested in his victims, he”manipulated them to become his prostitutes,” the prosecutor said. The prosecutor said that he”actually enslaved them through force and coercion.”

Prosecutors said that Rampley Reid’s trafficking took place in Florida, Maryland, and North Carolina, but it also took place locally at motels in East Meadow, Freeport, and Rockville Center. in. Rampley Reid also posted”sexual exploitation photos” of the victim on the Internet,”to advance his human trafficking business,” the prosecutor said.

Mark Lesko, the acting federal prosecutor, said in a statement:“The defendant is accused of exploiting and belittling underage and adult female victims through violence, coercion, and manipulation, and forcing They engage in commercial sex and publish their indecent photos on the Internet.”

He added:”This office will use law enforcement methods to combat the sexual exploitation of women, especially young girls, to ensure Violators like the defendant are prosecuted to the maximum extent of the law.”

(Compilation:sw)