The next day, the duo went to his flat in Columbus, in the US state of Ohio, where the victim got heavily drunk.Gates, 29, then raped the youngster while Lonina used the social media app Periscope to stream it over the internet.
“I was too gullible to see how manipulative she truly is”
Initially, Lonina faced charges of rape, kidnap, and sexual battery but denied all the offences.
She has now pleaded guilty to obstructing justice after admitting not reporting the rape or handing over evidence.
The victim – now aged 18 – read a victim impact statement in court where she revealed she still suffers panic attacks.
She said of Lonina: “I was too gullible to see how manipulative she truly is”.