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North Suburban Sex Trafficker Sentenced to More Than 27 Years in Prison

Deronarte Norwood, 32, of North Chicago. (Booking Photo)

Chicago, IL-(ENEWSPF)- A federal judge has sentenced a north suburban man to 27 and a half years in prison for attempting to transport a minor to Wisconsin to engage in prostitution.

DERONARTE NORWOOD, 32, of North Chicago, physically and emotionally harmed the 15-year-old girl after meeting her in 2015.  He exploited the girl in graphic online advertisements offering commercial sex, and then sent her to have sex with strangers, leaving her alone in hotel rooms.  Norwood pocketed all of the money she made.

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