Cynthia Vigil’s life was anything but glamorous. A recent string of bad choices and money troubles found her working in Albuquerque, New Mexico as a prostitute. One March evening in 1999, a customer rolled up on her. She thought he was just another John.
When the supposed John revealed to her that he was an undercover police officer, Cynthia was understandably upset. The man told her that she was under arrest for solicitation and placed her in handcuffs. Once she was cuffed, however, things began to get a bid odd…