The court in Los Angeles on February 17, sentenced to 11 years and 4 months in prison a 24-year-old Maverick Mendez-Rosales, found guilty of fraud, extortion and corruption of a minor, reports nbclosangeles.com.
According to the investigation, Rosales submitted to the owner a non-existent modeling Agency, got acquainted with girls in social networks, Craigslist and Facebook, and invited them to apply for the casting in its «Agency». The fraudster persuaded the girls to send him pictures in the Nude or to participate in such photo shoot, and then began to threaten that will publish these photos if he doesn’t get consent to sex or redemption. Some of the victims of the extortion were under the age of 18.
The court considered it proven similar criminal acts, at least in respect of three girls. And in one case, Rosales blackmailed his victim for two years.
None of the victims were not present at the court.