Federal prosecutors say a West Virginia lady has pleaded responsible to a toddler sex trafficking conspiracy by which she was charged with offering a 17-year-old relative to a former police chief for intercourse in alternate for cash.
In a information launch, Performing U.S. Lawyer Lisa Johnston says 28-year-old Kristen Naylor-Legg pleaded responsible Wednesday and faces as much as life in jail. She may also be required to register as a intercourse offender. Naylor-Legg is scheduled for sentencing Dec. 9.
Prosecutors say Naylor-Legg on two events in 2020 supplied up her minor relative to then-Gauley Bridge Police Chief Larry Allen Clay, Jr., who additionally had been working with the Fayette County Sheriff’s Division.
Prosecutors say Naylor-Legg admitted Clay paid her $100 on one event, and on one other he promised $50 however didn’t pay her.
Naylor-Legg and Clay had been initially charged in March and indicted the subsequent month. The teenager has additionally sued Clay and the town of Gauley Bridge in federal courtroom.
Clay has pleaded not responsible and heads to trial Nov. 9 on intercourse trafficking expenses.