Man accused of making teen work as prostitute


by Tiffany Shepherd

RACINE—A Florida man is accused of making a teen work as a prostitute at a Mount Pleasant Hotel.

Troy Johnson was charged Friday in Racine County with soliciting a child for prostitution and second offense marijuana possession.

The 34-year-old Pahokee, Florida man is a accused of forcing the 17-year-old girl to have sex with multiple men at the Knights Inn.

The teen told police that she met Johnson at the motel.

She also said that he told her that she couldn’t leave the room and that Johnson supplied her with beer and marijuana at her request.

Johnson is expected to appear back in court Wednesday for his preliminary hearing.



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