HOUSTON (AP) — A Wisconsin man was sentenced to 60 years in a Texas state prison for trying to sell his 4-year-old daughter for sex.
A statement from the Harris County District Attorney’s Office says 30-year-old Andrew Turley was convicted Friday of trafficking of a child and compelling prostitution of a minor.READ MORE: Public Health Experts Say Dallas Cowboys COVID Outbreak Shows Pandemic Far From Over
The statement says Turley advertised on Craigslist in 2015 and exchanged emails with undercover Houston police officers offering a girl “younger than 10” whom he would drug before the encounter.READ MORE: AP Source: Rangers Snag Shortstop Corey Seager For $325 Million, 10-Year Deal
Turley told an undercover officer he would be charged $1,000 for two hours with his daughter.
When the cash was delivered and Turley led the officer to a bedroom where his daughter was lying drugged, he was arrested.MORE NEWS: TCU Officially Hires SMU's Sonny Dykes As New Coach
Turley won’t be eligible for parole for 45 years.