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Richmond woman accused of bringing woman across state lines for prostitution

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

A Richmond woman is facing human-trafficking related charges.

Florentina Ponce is accused of bringing a woman from Maryland to Virginia for prostitution. According to the Daily Press, Ponce appeared in court this week.

Prosecutors say she received money from the prostitutes. Norma Antonio, an associate of Ponce, pleaded guilty to a prostitution charge.

Ponce will be in a Williamsburg courtroom in December.

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