Medford, Oregon- On May 10th at 5:13 a.m., Medford police officers responded to a call from the mother that her 15 year old girl from Modesto, California was being pimped our of a local motel. The child had been reported missing from her Modesto home since April 29th.
Officers made their way into the motel room and found the missing girl as well as another 18 year old female and two other adults, identified as Lucious James Roy, 32, and Dawniel Santangelo, 41, both from Stockton.
Detectives say Roy and Santangelo acted together in transported the missing Modesto girl from California to Oregon, provided her with marijuana, and coercing her into prostitution.
According to Medford police the girl is now back with her family in Modesto and the suspects were arrested for:
-Trafficking in Persons
-Deliver of Marijuana to Minor
“Roy’s bail is set at $300,000 and Santangelo’s bail is $250,000.
Community Works assisted us with reuniting the 18 year old girl with her family in California”.
I’m so happy for these young ladies being reunited with their families and for their safety,the adults earned whatever they get,good job,everyone involved in making this happen!
Bail isn’t high enough
I couldnt agree more!
Fuck that bro they were trafficking a minor they didnt charge them for that just trafficking
Should of gotten them for kidnapping too cause they left the state with them
Sure their parents are proud.and trying to keep the talking about it low in their trailer park