Teen Accused of Running Prostitution Ring Sentenced to 13 Years

A teenager has been sentenced to jail for running a prostitution ring.  It’s stunning to find out the Central California teenager was only 16 at  the time.Prosecutors say Jelinajane Bedrijo Almario trafficked four girls aged 14 and 15 for  a few weeks by posting their pictures on websites with prostitution ads. 

Almario then drove the girls to meet clients at motels in and  around Tulare County.The young woman was  busted in May of last year. She was sentenced Monday to 13 years behind  bars after being tried as an adult on charges of human trafficking of a  minor, sending threatening emails to one of the girls' family, and  making terrorist threats.

Source: Fresno Bee