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  UPDATE - Male Charged with Human Trafficking Offences

Dec 06, 2018 11:17 ET

Investigators from the Human Trafficking Unit have concluded a lengthy investigation which resulted in two more individuals being charged.

On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, members of the Human Trafficking Unit arrested a female suspect and have now charged three individuals in relation to this incident.

Delaney STUBBS, age 23 of Preston Street in Toronto is charged with: Advertise Sexual Service; Trafficking in Persons by Exercising Control and Procuring. She was held for a bail hearing.

Jowan LEWIS-THOMPSON, age 24 of Rockaway Street in Oshawa was arrested in November and was charged with: Assault; Engage in Conduct to Impede Administration of Justice and Fail to Comply with Probation Order. He was released on a Promise to Appear.

In Durham Region, the DRPS has set up a Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-5790-1520 ext. 4888. Police encourage the public to call this line with any information related to human trafficking.

Anyone with new information about this incident is to contact Det. Davies of the Human Trafficking Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5603.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.

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ORIGINAL MEDIA RELEASE SENT OCTOBER 26, 2018
Male Charged with Human Trafficking Offences