Portland woman accused of attempting to traffic 3-year-old for sex to remain in custody

U.S. Magistrate Judge John V. Acosta ordered Kelsey C. Wheeler, 27, to remain in custody on a charge of sex trafficking a child, pending her trial. Her defense lawyer had proposed releasing her to a motel room pending trial. (Dave Killen|Staff) A lawyer for Kelsey Wheeler, a Portland woman accused of attempting to offer her 3-year-old child for a paid sexual encounter, urged a judge Thursday to release Wheeler to…