Two admit role in Allentown prostitution ring

Published: Jan 14 2014 08:24:56 PM EST
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

Deshawn King, 34, and Daniel Blount, 31, both of Allentown, plead guilty to charges related with running a sex trafficking operation and using heroin to punish and control their victims.

King and Blount were charged with conspiring to commit sex trafficking of women by force, fraud, and coercion; two counts of sex trafficking by force, fraud, or coercion, and two counts of attempted sex trafficking by force, fraud, and coercion.

King will be sentenced on Tuesday, April 29 and Blount will be sentenced on Wednesday, April 30.