BAKERSFIELD - The trial will begin for an Oildale man accused of luring underage girls to his house to have sex with him and another man.
Anthony Searles-Harris was first arrested in October 2012. Kern County Sheriff’s Deputies said Searles-Harris was throwing parties for underage girls at his home on Oildale Drive.
Randy Miller was sentenced to one year in prison and three years probation after pleading no contest in April to oral copulation with a person under 14.
Searles-Harris is facing 13 felonies and two misdemeanors and his trial will begin when a courtroom becomes available.
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