Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez today announced that an East New York man has been arraigned on an indictment in which he is charged with sex trafficking of a child, promoting prostitution and rape for the alleged sex trafficking of a year-old girl. We must protect our youth, especially the most vulnerable, from predators, and we must continue to do all we can to raise awareness about human trafficking. I remain determined to protect all victims from the type of sexual violence allegedly perpetrated by this defendant. He was arraigned today before Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Jill Konviser on a six-count indictment in which he is charged with sex trafficking of a child, second- and fourth-degree promoting prostitution, endangering the welfare of a child and two counts of third-degree rape. If convicted of the top count, he is facing a maximum sentence of 25 years in prison and will be required to register as a sex offender.
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Weinstein, based on his guilty plea last February to sex trafficking young women in Brooklyn. The sentence was announced by Bridget M. Sweeney, Jr. Beginning in , the defendant trafficked and attempted to traffic numerous young women and girls, some as young as years-old, for sex with adult men in Brooklyn.
Flatbush Man Accused Of Sex Trafficking 2 Teen Girls: Brooklyn DA
Hakeem Bennett, 24, was ordered Wednesday to register as a sex offender, five years of post-release supervision and a total of 10 years in prison — eight for sex trafficking charges and two for weapons charges. The sentencing comes several months after Bennett was first arrested for prostituting two girls, aged 15 and 17, from a Flatbush building. An undercover cop reached out to Bennett on Oct.
Hakeem Bennett, 24, was arraigned in Brooklyn Criminal Court Tuesday on sex trafficking charges for allegedly selling two girls, aged 15 and 17, from a Flatbush building, according to prosecutors. The cop was directed to come to an East 29th Street building where the year-old girl met him and took him to Bennett at a nearby house, prosecutors said. Law enforcement quickly swooped in as the undercover cop, teens and Bennett left the building and locked him in handcuffs, said prosecutors. To request removal of your name from an arrest report, submit these required items to arrestreports patch.