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Nearly 50 arrested in human trafficking sting near Metro Detroit

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Posted at 6:51 AM, Dec 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-20 06:52:23-05

(WXYZ) — Nearly 50 people have been arrested in a human trafficking sting in Warren.

Part two of Operation Crusade resulted in the arrests of people in human trafficking prostitution, pandering and the movement of prostitutes used by drug dealers.

Police say a total of 46 people were arrested: 25 women and 21 men.

The first part of the sting, announced back in May, resulted in 35 arrests, bringing the total number to 81.

Warren Police Commissioner Bill Dwyer will hold a press conference to announce more details in the arrest.