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The remains of 22 year old Megan Waterman were found among many Ed that Jill Jill go -- site now known as the dumping ground.
For the Long Island serial killer.
Meg -- was traffic through the Internet sites Craig list and back page -- -- -- Elizabeth Meserve is with us this evening.
First of all thank you so much for being with a sense and we are so sorry for your -- thank you and thank you for having me.
All right let's let's let's start we have the fact that you believe that your niece Megan was the victim of sex trafficking.
Hot -- that come to.
I guess they call that term Romeo and came in I'll -- your boyfriend.
The first one abused her.
A lot and then the next one which was his friend sent out marriage feel like that was nice her for about a month month and a half and then he started.
Coursing turn into prostituting as well.
He put ads -- for her son he prostitute her on that age and moved picked Craig's list.
Well you know it's just to use the term Romeo -- So that means they they get involved with them emotionally and and then they start to -- out in the family's and her little girl that she left behind called.
-- her -- her boyfriend.
He's his street -- was five he's she said.
Vibes mommy's boyfriend sometimes he's mean sometimes these -- So he did he's abusive things to my knees in front of her child and also abused her.
And kind of the ways to keep her in line maker doing 100 to do well you know you mentioned Craig's list and back page how to they factor into this safe facilitate this while my niece was being.
And guided by a -- -- and dismembered by the serial killer they were making money off add that he called to contact there.
-- You know what when news so then your niece was advertised on Craig's list and then back page but I don't Romeo -- And -- that -- then brought her to meet the serial murderer from mean yes he took her from Maine and they took a bus here to New York in.
That have happened every couple of weeks and back features first by the way.
First thing is back page so.
I know on the back pages saying no now that Chrysler shut down everyone's coming here she was on their site first though so back page proceeded Craig yes yes yes and and -- when your -- do you know if she had been.
It is brought to this individual more than once.
I don't we don't know who the individual lines.
All right -- but but she was brought the kids are today York city apartment and then of course are bought more than one time on -- elbow beach.
-- right now let's was pressured into taking down their ads but back page still allows these kinds of ads -- -- what do you think about them.
I think Craig's list.
They were pressured to take down the American -- and take down international.
They don't care about human beings being traffic.
You know they only to.
Nobody in overseas is making them do that and back page they know what's happening it's about money only care -- money you know camera human fat and and are you surprised that you know given the connection between.
Back page right now Craig's list says taken down in the states but is still running internationally.
I mean -- price of these places are not close down that they're not being forced to close down yes I'm very surprised that there aren't any laws protecting these women in need children.
Aren't very surprised by and Mankins has a daughter and I understand you're raising her yes my mother entire reason pole position she's -- Right well listen thank you so much for being here this evening.
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