Ariz. pair arrested in child prostitution ring - CBS 5 - KPHO

Ariz. pair arrested in child prostitution ring

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PINAL COUNTY, AZ (CBS5) -

Authorities in Maricopa County have arrested two people accused in child prostitution ring.

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office says Fatima Said, 23, was charged Thursday with felony sexual conduct with a minor and 11 counts of child prostitution.

Chad Walker, 26, was charged with three counts of sexual conduct with a minor, 18 counts of child prostitution, one count unlawful imprisonment and one count of aggravated assault.

Back in June, Walker was arrested on child prostitution charges, according to the Pinal County Sheriff's Department. Deputies say a 15-year-old girl had contacted police to report that her "pimp" had beaten her up.

Walker arranged clients for the girl through the "Escort Services" section of backpage.com, according to deputies.

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