In July the FBI and other agencies brought down 150 pimps in this country’s largest sex trafficking sting. Who are these victims? And how did they end up captives of the sex trade?
Experts suspect that across the St. Louis region, countless children are being held against their will — forced into the sex trade.
Founder Pat Bradley says they are hoping to rescue nearly two dozen girls in Ethiopia’s Red Light district.
Today the group opens it’s first shelter for victims of sex trafficking in the region, the location kept secret for security reasons.