A 49-year-old German is on trial for allegedly pimping his 12-year-old stepdaughter to men at a truck stop, sexually abusing the girl for years, and producing child pornography.
The trial of the 49-year-old began earlier this week in the District Court of Schweinfurt in Bavaria, and sees the man accused of offering his 12-year-old stepdaughter to truckers for sex in exchange for money in a motorway car park. One of the truckers who abused the child will be put on trial in May.
The German is also accused of having sexually abused the young girl from the ages of nine to 11 and is said to have taken photographs of the girl nude and to have recorded the girl performing sexual acts, Bayerische Rundfunk reports.
According to an earlier report from the broadcaster, the man was arrested in December after a truck driver had informed police that he had been