Franklin couple accused of prostituting teen indicted
FRANKLIN - A Franklin couple accused of trying to prostitute a 14-year-old girl are now facing formal charges.
A grand jury indicted Julie and William Shine on a single count of trafficking in persons.
Julie Shine also has been charged with three counts of endangering the welfare of a child and child protection act, accusing her of failing to report the sexual abuse of a child.
In addition to the trafficking charge, William Shine also faces four charges of aggravated felonious sexual assault on two juvenile females and five counts of felonious sexual assault on a female younger than 7.