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22 men indicted in Backpage child prostitution sting

22 men indicted in Backpage child prostitution sting

In Brentwood, Tennessee, 22 men were arrested and indicted after a four-day sting involving child prostitution on Backpage. Two female agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) posed as girls, ages 14 and 16, being prostituted on Backpage. The 22 men who were arrested were said to be well aware of the age of …

LetGo robbery takes place at site of craigslist killing

LetGo robbery takes place at site of craigslist killing

Earlier this week, I posted about the murder of former Tennessee police officer Jonathan Outlaw. He was shot and killed at a Robertson County gas station after going there to meet someone from craigslist he thought he was going to sell his car to. Just a few days later, another armed robbery was committed at …

Former policeman shot in Tenn. craigslist killing

Retired policeman shot in Tenn. craigslist killing

42-year-old Jonathan Outlaw was a former police officer at Tennessee State University. Recently, he was shot and killed at a gas station in Robertson County, Tennessee. He was there to meet someone from craigslist who was interested in buying his car, instead three suspects tried to steal the car from Outlaw. One of the suspects …

Craigslist creeper shows up to child threesome with infant

Craigslist creeper shows up to child threesome with infant daughter

39-year-old Brian Watson of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, has been arrested for allegedly soliciting for a 12-year-old girl to have sex with on craigslist. Watson’s ad, that was noticed by police reportedly said he was looking for “mothers who were looking for a guy to teach their daughter about the joys of sex.” Nothing too subtle about …

TN man missing after leaving for craigslist job

TN man missing after leaving for craigslist job

Joseph J. Williams of Claiborne County, Tennessee, went missing after responding to a craigslist ad for a job on April 25th. Family members say he went to go work on a job with someone named Ben he met on craigslist six months ago. Anyone with contact information is asked to call the Claiborne County Sheriff’s …

Craigslist caregiver charged with murder of missing TN man

Craigslist caregiver charged with murder of missing TN man

59-year-old Ellis Vogt, of Fayette County, Tennessee, went missing in the summer of 2016 after hiring a caregiver off of craigslist. Back in February, his body was found and the caregiver, Pamela Bingham, had been arrested for theft for being in possession of some of Mr. Vogt’s property. Recently, it was made public that Bingham …

Body of missing man who hired caregiver from craigslist found

Craigslist caregiver charged with murder of missing TN man

I originally posted about 59-year-old Ellis Vogt, of Fayette County, Tennessee, here. He went missing during the summer of last year after hiring a caregiver off of craigslist only known as ‘Janie’ or ‘Jaynie’. Sadly, Mr. Vogt’s body was found earlier last month and was just recently identified. Janie/Jaynie has been identified as Pamela Bingham …

TN suspect charged with prostituting 15-year-old on Backpage

Brockett Lang, age not mentioned, was arrested by the FBI and Sullivan County detectives in Tennessee, for allegedly prostituting a 15-year-old girl on Backpage. Lang was charged with trafficking a child for a commercial sex act, which under a new law is a felony carrying a possible 12 year sentence. If there’s any good news …

TN man missing after hiring caretaker from craigslist

59-year-old Ellis Vogt, of Fayette County, Tennessee, has been missing from his some since at least July 30th. Police are also looking for a woman known only as ‘Janie’, whom Vogt hired off of craigslist to work as a caregiver. Vogt has previously had a stroke and requires medication. The unknown woman and Vogt may …

TN man missing after leaving for craigslist job

34-year-old George Higgins of Soddy Daisy, Tennessee, has been missing for close to a month. He left his home in order to take a maintenance job that he found on craigslist. His family spoke with him the day the job was supposed to start and that was the last time they spoke with him. The …

Memphis man killed in craigslist car deal

Three Charged With Murder Of Man Trying To Sell Car On Craigslist: Third suspect charged in murder of man trying to sell car: The list of craigslist killers keeps growing at an alarming rate. This time three more names have been added to that list. In Memphis, Tennessee, 37-year-old Larry Wilkins was trying to sell …

Backpage pimp busted through little used hotline

Milwaukee man faces charges of sex trafficking: 34-year-old Antoine Williams of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was recently arrested for allegedly prostituting a 19-year-old woman on Backpage in Nashville, Tennessee. I was actually going to pass on this story since it’s impossible for me to post about every sex trafficking story that takes place on Backpage. That was …

Craigslist housekeeper sexually assaulted by RSO

Woman Sexually Assaulted after Answering Housekeeping Ad in Craigslist: Sex Offender Attacks Housekeeper: Police in Cordova, Tennessee recently arrested registered sex offender Arnold Briggs, 55. Briggs allegedly hired a housekeeper from craigslist to clean his cabin in the woods. The victim says that when the cleaning was done Briggs put his hand under her shirt …

Traffic stop busts craigslist child pimp and rapist

Seatbelt stop leads to rape, sex trafficking charges: Police in Memphis, Tennessee recently pulled over 23-year-old Cartez Horne for not wearing his seatbelt. Not exactly newsworthy but it’s what police found in the car that is. There was a 16-year-old girl riding in the car with Horne whom he allegedly admitted to having a ‘sexual …