A Stoughton man who served time in jail for intercourse trafficking has as soon as once more been arrested for intercourse trafficking, federal prosecutors say.
Marvin Pompilus, 39, was arrested Wednesday and charged with one rely of intercourse trafficking by drive, fraud, or coercion, in keeping with the workplace of Performing U.S. Lawyer for Massachusetts Joshua Levy.
In accordance with prosecutors, Pompilus was convicted in Suffolk Superior Court docket in February 2018 of a number of counts of trafficking an individual for sexual servitude and deriving assist for prostitution. He was sentenced to 6 years in state jail and launched in October 2021.
“Virtually instantly” Pompilus allegedly returned to intercourse trafficking, “focusing on and exploiting susceptible victims to line his personal pocket – often utilizing violence and medicines to keep up management,” Levy stated in an announcement.
Pompilus allegedly posed as a intercourse purchaser and responded to a sufferer’s on-line commercial for industrial intercourse, however when he arrived on the particular person’s location, he recruited her to interact in industrial intercourse on his behalf. Over the course of a number of months, he allegedly used bodily violence, threats of violence, and drug-based coercion to drive her to interact in industrial intercourse every day, taking all the cash from the actions.
“It’s alleged that Pompilus bodily beat the sufferer often and by no means allowed her to hunt medical remedy,” Levy’s workplace stated. “At instances, Pompilus manually strangled the sufferer and on one event, pointed a gun within the sufferer’s face. If the sufferer disobeyed any of the foundations that Pompilus set for her, Pompilus would allegedly change into bodily violent or withhold medication from the sufferer till she began to expertise the bodily signs of withdrawal.”
Prosecutors allege that Pompilus used drive, bodily violence, threats of violence, and drug-based coercion to victimize no less than 4 different ladies, inflicting them to interact in industrial intercourse.
The cost of intercourse trafficking by drive can lead to a compulsory minimal sentence of 15 years and as much as life in jail.
Pompilus was detained following an preliminary court docket look, pending a listening to on Nov. 28, prosecutors stated.
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