Brothers charged with forcing Texas teen into prostitution

Brothers charged with forcing Texas teen into prostitution
4 years 4 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, March 03 2020 Mar 3, 2020 March 03, 2020 10:05 PM March 03, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

CHICAGO (AP) - Two brothers are accused in Illinois of forcing a 17-year-old Texas girl into prostitution and holding her against her will when she expressed a desire to return home. Twenty-nine-year-old Eric Johnson was charged Tuesday with aggravated criminal sexual assault and aggravated battery. His brother, 25-year-old Jarvis Alexander, is charged with promoting prostitution and several misdemeanor charges. The girl met Johnson online in February and he bought her a bus ticket to Memphis, Tennessee where he was living. That is where Johnson had the girl perform sex acts for money. He also brought the girl to Chicago for prostitution.

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