2/27/2010 – Denver, CO — A Denver mother is accused of pimping out her 13-year-old daughter and her 13-year-old friend more than 100 times over a five month period of time according to law enforcement officials and witnesses. The pimping allegedly occurred in an apartment belonging to the mother.
The 33-year-old mother, whose name has been withheld to protect the child victims, allegedly pimped the young girls out to local gang members and neighbors in exchange for cash and drugs. The mother has been charged with keeping a place of prostitution, pimping of a child, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and pandering. Upstairs neighbor Ronald Webster, 53, was also arrested for having sex with the young girls and has been charged with two counts of sexual assault on a child, pattern of abuse, contributing to the delinquency of a minor, possession of drugs, and distribution of drugs. Police are tracking down additional ‘Johns’ for prosecution.
The mother has denied any wrongdoing.