Crime

Socrates "Chrome" Packer and pals guilty in case of child prostitute he named "Bunny"

How easily can vulnerable teen girls be forced into the world of prostitution? An arrest affidavit in the case of a thirteen-year-old dubbed "Bunny" tells the tale in disturbing detail.

The latest chapter? Five people, including alleged ringleader Socrates "Chrome" Packer, have now pleaded guilty to crimes that include human trafficking and pimping a child. Continue for the teen's survival story, as well as the report and mug shots of those prosecuted for their part in stealing a chunk of her childhood.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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