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US Attorney Pleased With Sex Trafficking Arrests

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US Attorney Pleased With Sex Trafficking Arrests

Nine men were arrested during the Sturgis motorcycle rally and charged with commercial sex trafficking. South Dakota US Attorney Brendan Johnson says these arrests along with some others should send a strong message about trafficking…

Johnson says they are looking not only for pimps, but for potential customers as well…

Johnson says they are seeing good cooperation at all levels of law enforcement…

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