Laura Elizabeth Thomas, also known as Star Thomas, charged with enticing teen into prostitution in St. Mary's County, Md.
ST MARY'S COUNTY, Md. (WUSA) -- St. Mary's County sheriff's officials say a 20-year-old woman fled from the state after she was indicted for enticing a 17-year-old girl into prostitution. They say Laura Elizabeth Thomas, also known as Star Thomas, was later found in Indiana.
Thomas and a man met the teenager online and planned take her outside St. Mary's County to prostitute, say authorities. Once she was picked up, however, the teen was able to get out of their vehicle and return home. There, she contacted police.
Authorities say Thomas and the other suspect were indicted, but Thomas fled Maryland.
The Capital Area United States Marshals Fugitive Task Force was able to locate Thomas in the State of Indiana. She will be extradited back the St. Mary's County.