Glen Burnie man sentenced to 11 years in sex trafficking case

By Jessica Anderson

The Baltimore Sun

April 10, 2015, 2:39 PM

A federal judge on Friday sentenced a Glen Burnie man to 11 years in prison for having sex with a minor and forcing her into prostitution.

According to details of a plea agreement, Thomas Sean Tinsley, 29, met a 15-year-old girl near the Gallery Mall in Baltimore in May 2013, and invited her to live with him at a motel on Caton Avenue. Prosecutors said that after the girl moved in, Tinsley began having sex with her and encouraged her to prostitute herself to pay for the motel room and earn additional money...