ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY PRESS RELEASE
October 24, 2016
Case # 15NF3017
SANTA ANA, Calif. – An Arkansas man was convicted and sentenced to two years in state prison today for attempting to pimp a woman in Irvine. Matthew Alexander Rougely, 31, Jacksonville, Arkansas, pleaded guilty to one felony count of attempted pimping.
Circumstances of the Case
Between Oct. 30, 2015, and Nov. 5, 2015, Rougely posted sexually explicit advertisements of 19-year-old Jane Doe soliciting commercial sex on a website known for prostitution. The defendant drove the victim to locations in Orange County known for human trafficking and commercial sex for her to meet with sex purchasers. Continue reading