But Herschell was busted after a trio of his victims bravely spoke to a CNN film crew. Department of Homeland Security agents saw the film, spoke to the girls and tracked down Herschell.They talked to the producers of "The Fighters," a documentary about sex trafficking in Asia that aired earlier this month. They raided his home and found computers, cellphones and hard drives containing dozens of disgustingly explicit videos and images of children.
But with no sign of trouble on their machines—no slow performance, no deleted files, no alerts from antivirus programs—they pretty much forgot about it. Suzy, Melissa, and Nila went about their lives online and off.Harli Lotts (not her real name) knows her audience better than just about anyone I've ever met in online media.In just two years, the bubbly blonde from El Paso, Texas, has gone from manager of a rent-to-own store to rising internet starlet by making personal connections with a loyal online audience.A child pornographer was sentenced Tuesday to 12 years in prison for forcing Filipina girls as young as 8 to perform sex acts live on webcams as he watched from his Pennsylvania home.Jeffrey Herschell, 54, would make them act out his sick sexual fantasies from the comfort of his suburban living room in Washington, Pa.