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17-Year-Old Prostitute Off The Street

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A 17-year-old is off the streets this morning after police picked her up for prostitution.

In February, Reno police got a tip say a man was sexually exploited and "pimping" and 16-year-old girl. They found a prostitution based ad but were unable to contact the teen, until Wednesday.

The Regional Street Enforcement Team met with the teen, who is now 17 years old, and she agreed to engage in sexual acts in exchange for money. She was arrested without a struggle.

SET is currently investigating to see if she was being exploited. Until then they say she is being held in a safe location and receiving help.

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