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HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN THE NEWS APR 26 - MAY 2
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Here is your weekly roundup of human trafficking stories in the news.

OPD: 20-year-old arrested on solicitation and child porn charges

A 20-year-old woman from Omaha, Nebraska, was arrested for child exploitation. Some of her charges include creating and distributing child exploitation images and/or videos. 

Cleveland man posed as therapist on Snapchat, blackmailed girl into sending explicit photos, feds say

A 33-year-old man contacted a 13-year-old girl on Snapchat and posed as a therapist. After a few weeks of messaging and video chatting, the man threatened her if she did not send explicit photos of herself. He has been charged with child exploitation. 

Phoenix still a hot spot for sex trafficking amid COVID-19, expert says

“What we are seeing is that there is a ton of activity, there are a ton of people being bought and sold for sex in our community,” said Dominique Roe-Sepowitz, Director of Sex Trafficking Intervention Research at Arizona State University. Roe-Sepowitz also says that victims are being forced to do more to attract attention due to changes caused by COVID-19. 

Man arrested in Denton during human trafficking sting

A 30-year-old man was arrested and charged with engaging in child sex trafficking in Denton, Texas. He allegedly rented hotel rooms where he would have minors engage in sex work and kept all of the money they made. 
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Suzana
2020-05-04 14:22:17
Thank you for your never give attitude and saving these children... Hallelujah always great new to hear children are being rescue from your organization...
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