Motel raises concern following recent sex trafficking case
SAN ANTONIO – A 24-year-old man is accused of sex trafficking two young girls.
Rakim Sharkey is now facing a Trafficking of a Minor offense.
He was arrested by San Antonio Police on Thursday.
According to an arrest affidavit, the alleged sex trafficking was taking place at the Econolodge Motel on I-35, north of San Antonio.
Police found both alleged victims at the motel with a woman in October.
The warrant states the girls admitted to police they were being pimped and prostituted out.
The Econolodge told News 4 San Antonio they were not aware of anything going on and that they are cooperating with SAPD.
Police said if anyone else is victim to come forward and call 911.