December 2, 2023
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Keenon Inexperienced who tried to recruit a 16-year-old lady to change into a prostitute was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in federal jail.

Keenon Inexperienced, 35, was arrested at a park in Santee, the place prosecutors say he had deliberate to fulfill up with a teenage lady and take her to Orange County to work as a prostitute.

Nevertheless, the lady he knew as “Lexi” was really an undercover San Diego County sheriff’s deputy, based on court docket paperwork.

Prosecutors say Inexperienced started conversing with Lexi over Instagram in December 2021. Of their messages, the pair mentioned Lexi working for Inexperienced as a prostitute, which might contain her working the road till Inexperienced may safe her a faux ID in an effort to start posting on-line intercourse advertisements.

In a single trade, Lexi mentions that she is 16, in highschool, and was late in responding to Inexperienced’s messages as a result of she was engaged on her biology homework.

The U.S. Lawyer’s Workplace alleges Inexperienced sought to select up Lexi and have her earn him $1,000 “earlier than returning her to San Diego on Monday to attend highschool.”

After reviewing his social media exercise, it was revealed that Inexperienced had messaged a number of different Instagram customers with proposals to work for him as prostitutes, based on prosecutors, who wrote in a sentencing memorandum that Inexperienced spent eight years in jail for housebreaking and false imprisonment convictions, and commenced conversing with Lexi about 4 months after he was launched.

Inexperienced was convicted by a San Diego federal jury in February of 1 rely every of tried intercourse trafficking of kids and tried enticement of a minor.

–Metropolis Information Service