Daniel Burton sentenced to over 21 years for child sex trafficking

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(WJLA) - A Capitol Heights man has been sentenced to over 21 years in prison for child sex trafficking.

According to his plea agreement, Daniel "Snoop" Burton, 30, recruited a 13-year-old girl in March 2008 to work as a prostitute. For about a{ }month, Burton drove the victim to hotels, photographed her in lingerie, and advertised her on Craigslist for sexual services, prosecutors say.{ }Burton kept all the money the victim earned. He also provided her with alcohol, marijuana, and ecstasy.

Burton was arrested on April 8 after police noticed a Craigslist ad for the victim's sexual services.{ }

Following his release, Burton faces a lifetime of supervised release. He must also register as a sex offender.