Mount Vernon man arrested for allegedly sex trafficking teenager at Bronx and Brooklyn hotels

Rai Thomas, 27, was arrested for trafficking the teenager at hotels in the Bronx and Brooklyn.

News 12 Staff

Jul 25, 2022, 9:54 AM

Updated 630 days ago

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A Mount Vernon man could face at least 10 years behind bars for allegedly sex trafficking a minor.
Rai Thomas, 27, was arrested for trafficking the teenager at hotels in the Bronx and Brooklyn.
A U.S. attorney says Thomas exploited the girl, who lived at an at-risk youth facility, and forced her to engage in sexual activity for his own profit.
The U.S. Attorney's Office believes there could be other victims out there.
If you have any information - you're asked to call the FBI's tip line at 1-800-CALL-FBI.


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