Police: Two men arrested in Md. for rape and human trafficking of a juvenile girl

BY STEPHEN PIMPO JR./ABC7 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1ST 2016

Thomas Jones (left) and Marvin Armstrong (right) were arrested and charged with rape and human trafficking (Photo: Frederick Police)

Thomas Jones (left) and Marvin Armstrong (right) were arrested and charged with rape and human trafficking (Photo: Frederick Police)

FREDERICK, Md. (ABC7) — Police arrested and charged two men with rape and human trafficking Friday in a motel in Frederick, Maryland.

Frederick Police say they were responding to a report of a domestic dispute at a Super 8 Motel on 20 Monocacy Boulevard, where they found Thomas Jones, 35, of Houston, Texas, Marvin Armstrong, 46, of High Point North Carolina and a juvenile girl.

The girl told officers that Thomas had taken her from Texas to Maryland and that both Jones and Armstrong allegedly had "forced intercourse" with her over the past several days, according to police. The girl told officers that the forced intercourse included an "exchange of money," police say...