Odenton Men Plead Guilty to Sex Trafficking

Federal authorities say the two men forced women into sex work around the state, luring them into setups via the Internet.

By Deb Belt (Patch Staff)

February 17, 2015 at 10:07am

Two Odenton men have pleaded guilty to using social media and online sites to promote a prostitution business, according to federal authorities.

Prosecutors say Robert Downing, also known as “Luck,” and “Shamrock,” 46, and Michael Wesley Lee, also known as “King,” or “King P,” 31, both of Odenton, pleaded guilty Feb. 13 to use of an interstate facility to promote a prostitution business. Lee also pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit sex trafficking by force and fraud...