FBI: 16 People Arrested In Sex Trafficking Stings During Detroit Auto Show

DETROIT (WWJ) — More than a dozen people were arrested throughout Metro Detroit last month in a sex trafficking sting during the North American International Auto Show.

The FBI and local police from about a dozen agencies were targeting human traffickers during the show, a time that officials say they find a 150 percent increase in individuals posting online solicitation messages on escort-type websites.

FBI Detroit spokesman Tim Wiley told WWJ’s Zahra Huber that 16 people were arrested, four pimps were identified and two children were recovered.

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