RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) – A man is behind bars on charges of pandering and sex trafficking for the second time this year.
Reno Police say 39-year-old Reno resident Roosevelt Vonner was arrested on felony charges of pandering and a firearm violation in February. Vonner was again arrested for pandering on Friday, after the Regional Street Enforcement Team conducted a prostitution sting.
Police officials say the 20-year-old female involved in the sting was suspected of being pimped by Vonner. She was issued a citation and given resources to help her get out of the prostitution lifestyle. Reno Police has chosen to not release her identity because she is a victim of sex trafficking.