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Man who forced teen into prostitution sentenced

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Marcus Dewayne Thompson, 28, and his wife Robin Thompson, 24, were charged with one count of sex trafficking of a minor by force, fraud, or coercion, and one count of conspiracy to do the same. They allegedly lured a Madison, Ill. girl into prostituion Marcus Dewayne Thompson, 28, and his wife Robin Thompson, 24, were charged with one count of sex trafficking of a minor by force, fraud, or coercion, and one count of conspiracy to do the same. They allegedly lured a Madison, Ill. girl into prostituion

(KMOV.com) – A Park Hills man who forced a Metro East teen into prostitution will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Marcus Dewayne Thompson was recently sentenced. He pleaded guilty to child sex trafficking.

He and his wife Robin approached a 15-year-old girl in Madison, Illinois and promised her a modeling career.

The two then advertised her for sex on Backpage.com. The website’s offices were recently raided and its CEO was arrested.

Robin Thompson was sentenced to 20 months in prison.

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