“There are certainly women who appear to be not Fuller Brush salespersons walking up and down South Broadway all the time,” he said.
Rick Seiter contends they’re victims, “prostitution and addiction and a life on the streets was not a choice for any of these women.”
“They’re arrested, there’s some sort of slap on the wrist because the judicial system is completely overloaded. And then they’re back out on the streets.”
The person may have left town, Health Director Pam Walker says, but she says it’s another reason to stay away from prostitutes in the city.
Photos of the missing 16-year-old showed up on the website backpages.com in a listing for prostitution.
“The police know who they are, and they know what’s going on,” says one resident.
A Kansas City, Kan., man has admitted in federal court that he took a 16-year-old girl across state lines to work as a prostitute.
Kansas City police killed a 22-year-old man who shot at them as he fled an investigation into prostitution.
She is accused of forcing two area woman into prostitution and keeping them there for nearly two years.
Brandy Key has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for taking part in a sex trafficking conspiracy in which a minor girl was sold into prostitution