Henrico Police: Man charged with ‘abducting for purposes of prostitution’

Tyrone Hicks (Photo: Henrico Police)

HENRICO, Va. (WRIC) — A Maryland man was arrested in Henrico for allegedly kidnapping someone, bringing the victim to Virginia and then forcing the victim into prostitution.

26-year-old Tyrone Jamal Hicks, of the 300 block of Dunwood Crossing Drive in Bowie, Maryland, was charged with racketeering, abducting for purposes of prostitution, kidnapping, forced labor or service, pandering and more.

Hicks is due in court on October 28.

Stay with 8News for more on this developing story.

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