Woman pleads guilty to human trafficking

Quineshia Lacole Fuller, 28,. [Image credit: Hunt County Jail]

On August 28 Judge Andrew bench of the 196th District Court accepted a plea from 28-year-old Quineshia Lacole Fuller on a charge of trafficking of persons continuous.


As a part of the plea arrangement, Fuller was sentenced to 25 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice-Institutional Division and a charge of tampering with a witness was dismissed.


Fuller was accused of allowing the repeated sexual abuse of a female child and then attempting to influence or coerce a female victim not to talk to "any member of law enforcement or forensic interviewer" about Dereck Wayne Fuller Jr., the man that has now been convicted for the sexual assault and human trafficking charges.


The assaults were said to have taken place on January 1, 2018 and April 1, 2018.


Dereck's case is currently under appeal as he was sentenced to 99 years in prison for the trafficking charge, and 20 years in prison for each of the sexual assault of a child charges.


Fuller remains in custody at the Hunt County Jail where she has been since November 4, 2019.