Longest Sentence Ever Given In Sex Trafficking Case In MD

Friday, January 30, 2015
WBAL NewsRadio 1090's Anne Kramer

Prosecutors say it is a first in the state. A Baltimore man has been sentenced to the maximum for the human trafficking of a 16-year-old girl in Baltimore County.

Abudallah Oakley was convicted this week of prostituting the girl who was reported missing by her family.

Baltimore County Assistant State's Attorney Jared Green who also handles human trafficking cases in the county says Oakley and the victim met through a friend back in June.  He then had the girl move in with him. Green says Oakley started posting ads of the teenager on Backpage.com in the escort section...