FLOMATON, Ala. (WALA) — Studies of a lady bleeding and screaming for assist led to the arrest of a person on human trafficking expenses.
Officers in Flomaton acquired a name on November 1 that the sufferer was standing within the street on Dr. Van Avenue. Witnesses mentioned she was bloody and presumably affected by critical accidents.
When police arrived, they discovered the girl was picked up by a person driving a white automobile. Investigators mentioned they had been capable of decide the proprietor of the automobile and Alabama State Troopers noticed the automobile on I-65 close to Montgomery.
When troopers stopped the automobile, they mentioned they discovered the girl and took her to a hospital. Police mentioned in addition they discovered the sufferer had been human trafficked between Georgia, Florida, and Alabama.
The motive force, recognized as LaShawn Maurice Owens, was arrested and charged with human trafficking. Troopers mentioned he additionally had a warrant with nationwide extradition out of Wisconsin.
In the event you witness an incident or know of somebody being trafficked notify your native regulation enforcement company or the Nationwide Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-373-7888.