Ohio Man Convicted Of Human Trafficking In Maryland

Thursday, September 19, 2013
Anne Kramer

An Ohio man faces several decades in prison after a Baltimore County jury convicted him on human trafficking and prostitution charges.  The Baltimore County State's Attorney's Office says 32-year-old Bennie Veasey forced a 19-year-old woman into prostitution and brought her and another young woman to Towson to sell them for sex last spring.

Assistant State's Attorney Amanda Walker-Rodriguez tells WBAL Radio that Veasey was convicted on three counts of human trafficking and one count of prostitution...