Sunday, April 11, 2021
Sunday, April 11, 2021

Feds Say ‘Operation Not Forgotten’ Rescued 39 Kids Sold to Sex Traffickers

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More than three dozen children are now safe after being rescued during a sex trafficking bust involving state and federal agents, Your Content can report.

Channel 2′s Gwinnett County Bureau Chief Tony Thomas learned that the bust, dubbed “Operation Not Forgotten” spanned 20 counties around metro Atlanta.

For two weeks, U.S.Marshals Fugitive Hunters and other agencies scoured north and middle Georgia looking for missing and exploited children. In all, 26 endangered children were recovered and another 13 missing children were found.

U.S. Marshals Service Director Donald Washington said that authorities fear the children were all already or potential victims of sex trafficking.

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The operation spanned across 20 Georgia counties. Sources said children were found in Gwinnett, Fulton, Clayton, and Forsyth counties among other places. Nine suspects were arrested.

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