Man accused of pimping out child as a prostitute
A Kwinana man facing charges that he pimped out a child as a prostitute and claimed the money for himself has appeared in court.
Benjamin Allan Mitz appeared in Rockingham Magistrate’s Court via video link from Hakea Prison last Wednesday, where prosecutors brought an additional charge of breaching a restraining order.
He is also charged with causing or permitting a child to act as a prostitute and obtaining payment for prostitution by a child, another three charges of breaching a restraining order, criminal damage or destruction of property, threatening to injure, endanger or harm a person, and aggravated assault.
He will next appear in court on May 22.