Lansing man pleads guilty to sex trafficking

Posted at 6:51 PM, Jan 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-25 18:51:56-05

A Lansing man has pleaded guilty in federal court to sex trafficking.

26-year-old Nicko Rush II admitted to giving two young teenage girls drugs, then taking them from Lansing to Detroit to walk the streets. He says he was violent and threatening while coaching the girls how to get men to pay for sex, then took their earnings.

Rush will be sentenced on June 5, 2017. He faces up to 25 years in federal prison.