HOUSTON—Two women were arrested after forcing a young woman into prostitution, according to the Houston Police Department.
Sylvia Aquino and Nyjah Durant were charged with compelling prostitution.
The victim traveled from her home in Freeport to Houston, accompanied by a friend of her sister-in-law. When they arrived to the Houston area, the two women attempted to make her prostitute herself at the Plainfield Inn, located in the 9600 block of Plainfield.
The victim escaped and received help from a man at the motel. The female suspects and the man got into a scuffle and the management called the police. The women were then taken into custody.