Mother and boyfriend arrested for sex trafficking 13 year-old daughter in Casa Grande hotel
Brooke Santiago and Derrick Newman arrested for sex trafficking a minor in Casa Grande extended stay hotels.
The Casa Grande Police Department arrested 39 year-old Brooke Santiago and 28 year-old Derrick Newman during an operation initiated by a domestic disturbance tip from Siegel Select Extended Stay on Cacheris Court in Casa Grande.
The mother, Santiago was arrested on charges of Child Sex Trafficking, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, and Prostitution.
The boyfriend, Newman was arrested 2 days later at the MainStay Suites at North Henness Road on charges of Child Sex Trafficking, Sexual Conduct with a Minor, and Pandering.
Detectives discovered and collected numerous items of physical and digital evidence that the couple were actively involved in sex trafficking and that Newman was suspected of sexual contact and pandering with the trafficking of the 13-year-old daughter.