A street gang called the Cold-Blooded Cartel was operating in the greater Washington, DC region of the United States. According to court documents filed in federal court, the gang was trafficking girls as young as 16 to men in the DC area.
Police reports state that the girls were charging customers $200 for an hour of sex. The girls themselves would earn around $500 per day.
The Cold-Blooded Cartel was a gang that was founded in the US state of Georgia. The gang found that the Virginia suburb of Herndon was very profitable for the sex trade.