Several victims involved in a Springfield area prostitution and human trafficking raid two weeks ago are suspected of being brought to the country illegally. Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley tells Missourinet thirteen businesses and five residences were busted in what is believed to be the largest trafficking sting in the state’s history.
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“We do believe that it’s very possible that many of the folks who were brought to this country as part of this ring as victims were perhaps brought here illegally. Through no fault of their own, that’s part of what this trafficking ring does,” says Hawley.
Hawley would not disclose how many buyers, traffickers, prostitutes and victims are involved in the investigation. Similar law enforcement stings were
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