Two Pawtucket men indicted for sex trafficking

Two Pawtucket men indicted for sex trafficking

PAWTUCKET - A grand jury has indicted two Pawtucket men on sex trafficking charges. Curtis Maxie, 58, and Marquis Melia, 22, both of Pawtucket, are accused of trafficking a minor for sex.

Maxie is also charged with sexually assaulting a young female victim multiple times, according to police. He was charged with three counts of first-degree sexual assault, one count of sex trafficking of a minor, and one count of conspiracy.

Melia was charged with one count of sex trafficking of a minor and one count of conspiracy.

Both men are scheduled to be arraigned in Providence County Superior Court on June 25.