Two young men convicted of pimping children as part of a West Seattle street gang have been sentenced to years in prison.
A King County jury returned guilty verdicts Feb. 19 against alleged West Side Street Mobb members Donta Walters and Gamada Abdullahi. Each was found guilty of prostituting children and conspiring with Street Mobb members to prostitute teen girls.
King County prosecutors claimed each man pimped underage girls as part of a prostitution ring that’s already garnered convictions against six members of the West Seattle-based gang. The convictions follow that of Deshawn Cashmoney Clark, a 19-year-old man sentenced to a 17-year prison term following convictions on human trafficking and child prostitution charges.
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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