“I firmly believe that a person or persons have taken control of my niece,” says Julie.

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Julie’s niece, Corinna Slusser, disappeared from Queens, NY on September 20, 2017. The 19-year-old was last seen at a motel known as a location for prostitution. Recently, a man named Ishi Woney, who has been accused of sex trafficking, was arrested and charged in connection with Corinna.

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“I do believe that Corinna had a whole other life that she was hiding from everyone. Corinna wanted to have a faster, more exciting life, and she met an individual that made promises to help provide her with that,” Julie continues. “Corinna definitely got into something way over her head.”

In the video above, hear about Julie’s last conversation with Corinna, and why Julie says she feels guilty.

Watch more of Corinna’s story on Wednesday’s episode of Dr. Phil. Check here to see where you can tune in.


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 tips.fbi.gov.

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