The untold story of 2 children exploited at a St. John’s pizza shop

Mehnad Mahmoud Shablak and Shawn Newman – pedophiles

There are days when Phoebe Walker’s only reason for living is to spite the men who made her wish she was dead.

Pale and thin, wrapped in an old sweater, she sits inside her rural Newfoundland home, a long way from the city streets she walked as a child sex worker.

In the corner, a wood stove produces the only heat available for the 26-year-old mother since the utility company cut her power almost two years ago.

“I don’t need much,” she says, with teary eyes and a smile.