AUSTIN -- Police have charged seven people with prostitution and one person with human trafficking following a four-day sex trafficking sting spearheaded by the FBI.
The following people were charged with prostitution:
- Judson Sutherland, 37
- Delaisha Arbone Deslachy Forcey, 20
- Aniqua D. Johnston, 25
- Trinydon Pina, 23
- Andrea Presley, 35
- Kamin Ervin, 27
- Takeisha Wilson, 30
Police also charged 22-year-old Brianna Williams with human trafficking.
FBI and police held a news conference Monday announcing results from Operation Cross Country VIII, a four-day undercover sting to rescue children from sex trafficking. Nationwide, 168 children were recovered. Three of them were from San Antonio, where one adult was arrested. Three of the children were from Austin.
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