(WDTN-TV) 2 NEWS investigates a new trend online that has law enforcement concerned. Ads found on Craigslist offer free rent in exchange for sex.
We've been digging into this story for months, finding ads like these on Craigslist, locally. They all are advertising free rent if the person provides sex, is a friend with benefits or a bed partner. But we found it's potentially illegal, dangerous, and hard to prosecute.
"This one is saying they want a live-in companion. You get your own bedroom and bathroom. All you have to do is cook the meals, clean the house and be available for me sexually," read Detective Melanie Phelps with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.
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