FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) - A Florence man has been arrested and
charged with four counts of first-degree prostitution.
Florence Police said Wednesday that 30-year-old Manuel Enrique
Zelaya was arrested after a traffic stop Tuesday night. Officers
got information during the stop that led to the arrest.
Zelaya is accused of making arrangements for a 15-year-old girl
to have sex with men for money.
The teen was in the car when the traffic stop was made.
Detectives said the Lauderdale Department of Human Resources was
called to take custody of the girl and she was placed in a
It was not known if the girl is related to Zelaya.
Zelaya is being held in the Lauderdale County Detention Center
on bail totaling $4,000.
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