Officials release mugshots of sex trafficking suspects

Officials released the mug shots of several people accused of sex trafficking children.

According to the FBI, they were arrested as part of a nationwide effort to rescue more than a hundred children. Some of the suspects were right here in Georgia.

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Operation Independence Day 2019 lasted the entire month of July.

The FBI rescued four adults and seven minors in Georgia; six children from metro Atlanta and one from the Augusta area. The youngest just 15 years old.

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