On Tuesday, September 7, 2021, a press conference will be held to:
- Announce a federal civil lawsuit filed in United States District Court of Minnesota on behalf of Plaintiff Minor Doe 1 against Anton “Tony” Lazzaro.
- Gisela Castro Medina is also named as a co-conspirator for grooming and recruiting Minor Doe 1 for the sex trafficking enterprise.
- The lawsuit also alleges Lazzaro, and co-conspirators attempted to silence the minor plaintiff and her parents to prevent them from reporting Lazzaro’s criminal conduct to law enforcement.
- The attorneys for Lazzaro are also named for conspiracy to “gag” the minor and her parents, attempting to enable the criminal sex trafficking enterprise to continue.
Notes: Lazzaro and Medina were federally indicted on sex trafficking charges and Lazzaro’s criminal trial is set to begin October 18, 2021, in federal court in St. Paul, MN.
When: Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at 10:30AM CT.
Where: Jeff Anderson & Associates, 366 Jackson Street, St. Paul, MN 55101.
Please Note: Media and attendees of the live press conference will be required to wear masks per recommended COVID prevention policies.
The press conference will also be live-streamed via YouTube, Facebook, and in the News section of our website.
The press conference will be filmed at 1080p resolution with a broadcast camera and uploaded to DropBox. It will be available for download at the conclusion of the event for use by broadcast and digital media. Submit requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.