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There is no way to sanitize what happened to 16-year-old Desiree Robinson.

Authorities say a man twice Robinson’s age pimped her out to a man who sexually abused her, beat her, then slit her throat and left her on the floor of a garage in Markham.

Her body was found on Christmas Eve. She’d been missing from her grandparents’ home a couple of weeks.

Within days, Cook County prosecutors charged Antonio Rosales with the teen’s murder.

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