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Pimps arrested in West Michigan as part of nationwide sting

MICHIGAN (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – Several West Michigan law enforcement agencies helped nab suspects as part of an FBI operation to save human trafficking victims.Over the weekend, eight pimps were arrested in our area as a part of Operation Cross Country X.The o

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Lansing Man Sentenced for Human Trafficking | MI Headlines

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Tyrone Smith, 46-years-old, of Lansing, Michigan, received a sentence of 25 years in federal prison for sex trafficking numerous women and one minor, U.S. Attorney Patrick Miles announced today. In November 2015, Smith pled guilty to two counts of using force, threats, fraud, and coercion to sex traffic two victims; and …

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Jury convicts man in sex trafficking case involving Mt. Pleasant runaways

A federal grand jury on Wednesday convicted a Wayne County man on charges of sex trafficking using force and coercion in a case that involved three runaways who were placed at a facility in Mt. Pleasant.

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