A missing Australian school girl has been found living in a New York basement with a convicted killer who is accused of grooming her for sex on Snapchat.
Sean Price was arrested last week following an ongoing investigation between Australian and US authorities.
The 39-year-old allegedly met the 16-year-old girl from Sydney via Snapchat and began grooming her for photos before paying to fly her from Sydney to the US last month, 7NEWS reports.
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Price has been charged with a number of offences including third degree rape.
He was refused bail in a Brooklyn court on Wednesday and remanded in custody.
The girl has since returned to Australia with investigations ongoing.
— 7 News Queensland (@7NewsQueensland) May 18, 2017