A Metro Vancouver man is facing 25 prostitution related charges, with many of the alleged victims teens.
An indictment obtained by CKNW News shows 33-year-old Michael William Bannon stands charged with 25 counts including luring, prostituting, controlling, and living off the avails of 9 young women.
Eight out of the nine women are under the age of 18.
The document alleges Bannon began luring the teens in June of 2014 up to July of last year in Vancouver and Surrey.
Bannon’s next court appearance is August 24.