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Tulsa girl escapes captor says she was forced into prostitution

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TULSA, OK (KSWO) – A 13-year-old girl is in protective custody after authorities say she escaped from forced prostitution by Deonte Smith, 21.

The girl told police she met Smith at a party weeks ago. She then ran away from home to live with Smith at a hotel where he forced the girl to have sex for money.

The Tulsa Police Department confirms that Smith was advertising sexual encounters with the girl online.

Smith is charged with human trafficking and first-degree rape of a minor.

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