NewsRadio 920 WHJJ and the Associated Press
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Police are searching for two additional suspects in a sex trafficking investigation that led to the arrest of an aspiring rapper from North Providence.
Xavier Sewell, who goes by the stage name "X-Man" was released on bond Tuesday after appearing in District Court on charges of sex trafficking a minor and conspiracy.
Police say the 23-year-old rapper and two friends took in a 17-year-old runaway in June and sold her for sex out of a Middletown hotel room.
The Providence Journal reports police have arrents for the arrest of 25-year-old Terrence Dudley and 19-year-old Raymond Figuereo.
Police found the girl after her mother reported seeing the girl's photo posted in an ad for an escort service online.