They "ruthlessly exploited" the year-old victim and plied her with drink and drugs, police said. Officers said one of the defendants, Christopher Kayla-Joseph, prostiuttion the young, impressionable and vulnerable girl sitting alone on a street in Eastbourne after a family row in May Related Topics.
Daramola was found guilty of sexual pgostitution, and Sobhanieh was convicted of prostitution and attempted rape. Kayla-Joseph, 27, and Mohammed Kamali, 46, both from Newhaven, Khosrow Sobhanieh, 56, of Guestling, near Hastings, and Stephen Daramola, 48, of Eastbourne, were convicted of conspiracy to arrange the prostitution of. Kayla-Joseph, Kamali and Daramola were teen worth guilty of conspiracy to supply cocaine.
Det Ch Insp Mark O'Brien praised the victim, and said her testimony during the trial had been key in securing convictions against the four men, who will be sentenced next week. The group systematically abused the girl over a two-week period and paid her cash in return for sex in Newhaven, East Sussex.
The man who was dorthing the truck was arrested on suspicion of human trafficking, but was later released with no further action. Two of the men were also convicted of sexually assaulting the girl, now 18, after a trial at Hove Crown Court. Over the next two weeks, Kayla-Joseph and the other men exploited the girl, police said.
About sharing image copyrightSussex Police image captionDaramola, Sobhanieh, Kamali and Kayla-Joseph l to r, from top prostitution "ruthlessly exploited" the girl, police teen Four men worth been found guilty of trying to force a "vulnerable" teenage girl into prostitution. Officers found she had been engaging in proatitution, with Mr Benwar allegedly making the arrangements.
Two other defendants, Khalid Del-Rosario, 45, from Eastbourne, and Giuseppe Carella, 19, from Newhaven, were found not guilty of all charges. Sussex Police want to speak to a man believed to be known as Rola Benwar, a Zimbabwean national in his mids.
A year-old woman from Cameroon was a passenger in a pick-up truck that was stopped in Old Steine in February. Det Constable Paul Clements said: "We believe this man [Mr Benwar] may have been using threats and compulsion to make this woman engage in prostitution locally.
Cocaine conspiracy He talked to her and invited her back to his flat, where he had sex with her. Related Topics.
They were arrested after she told health workers and her family what had happened.