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Arrest warrant issued for couple convicted of sexually exploiting 12-year-old

Posted at 12:52 PM, May 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-14 16:11:44-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - The Pima County Attorney's Office issued an arrest warrant for a couple convicted of sexual exploitation of a 12-year-old.

According to the agency's Facebook page, Luis Ramirez and Vanessa Ramirez asked a 12-year-old girl to model for them. They took nude and lingerie photos of her, and paid her in money, gifts and alcohol. Luis Ramirez molested her and exposed himself to her.

Both Ramirezes were convicted on 20 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor and one count of child abuse. Luis Ramirez was also convicted of child molestation, indecent exposure and luring a minor for sexual exploitation.

Neither Ramirez appeared at trial. Those with information about the fugitives should call 88-CRIME.