SANTA ANA (CBSLA.com) — Authorities said a man who pimped out his girlfriend while he babysat their newborn has been sentenced to three years behind bars.
Marius Eugene Prince, 23, pleaded guilty to the court to one felony count of pimping and one felony count of pandering.READ MORE: COVID-19 Cases Continue To Rise In LA County
The Orange County DA’s office said Prince is a pimp who exploits women for financial gain.
In September 2015, Prince pandered the woman (known in court documents as Jane Doe) by getting her to perform commercial sex acts for his benefit and financial gain. The defendant also posted sexually explicit photos of the victim soliciting commercial sex on websites known for prostitution, the DA said.READ MORE: Multiple Residents Report Bear Sighting In Simi Valley Neighborhood
Prince got the victim to engage in sex acts for commerce even after she’d had a Cesarean birth weeks before.
On Sept. 9, 2015, Prince arranged a meeting with an undercover officer, and drove Doe to a hotel in Huntington Beach with the intent of having her engage sex while he watched their baby in a waiting car.
Members of the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force (OCHTTF) arrested the defendant when he arrived.MORE NEWS: Local Firefighters Begin 9/11 Memorial Ride Cross-Country