Leonard Augusta Fox enticed girls ranging in age from 13 to 17 to engage in commercial sex between Feb. 14 and Sept. 5 this year, federal authorities said.
The indictment indicates that other, unnamed persons also were involved, but no other details were available.
He is charged with three counts of child sex trafficking. Each count carries a sentence of 15 years to life in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the FBI at 747-4300.READ THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE AT CommercialAppeal.com