Nineteen-year-old Corinna Slusser was last seen in the early hours of September 20, 2017 at a motel in Queens, NY – a location many say is known for prostitution and drugs.

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On October 31, 2018, the FBI arrested Ishi Woney and charged him with sex trafficking and other offenses in connection with Corinna.

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Corinna’s mother, Sabina, says she believes Corinna was sold from one pimp to another before she disappeared into thin air, and despite not hearing from her daughter in over 14 months, she holds out hope the teen is still alive.

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Plus, last year, missing teen Ebby Stepach’s parents appeared on Dr. Phil. On October 24, 2015, Ebby made plans to meet her stepfather but never showed up. Seemingly out of the blue, she vanished leaving no trace. While her family held out hope that Ebby would be found safe and sound, tragically, on May 22, 2018, their worst fears were realized when Ebby’s skeletal remains were found.

In Today’s Takeaway Dr. Phil tells viewers, “It’s not intrusive, it’s not snooping, it’s not violating your kids’ privacy to know where they are and who they’re talking to.”

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If you have information about Corinna Slusser, please contact the NYPD Sex Trafficking Hotline at (646) 610-7272. You can also call the FBI Tip Line at 1-(800) CALL-FBI, 1-(800)-225-5324 or visit

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