Police: Man arrested for pimping teenage girl

COLUMBUS, GA - Laquante Harviley, 21, was arrested Saturday night on felony charges of pimping.

According to Columbus police he was involved in directing a 16 year of girl to participate in prostitution.  Police say Harviley was collecting money from the 16 year old and has set her up with over 100 different men over the period of two months.

Columbus police say Harviley is a resident of the same neighborhood where Friday night's fatal shooting occurred.  They say both Harviley and the 16 year old girl were witnesses in the investigation of the murder.

During the murder investigation, Columbus police say they discovered that Harviley was directing the young girl in prostitution.  He is set to appear in recorder's court Monday morning at 9 am.

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