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Spanish police rescue 8-year-old child from pimps (video)

Posted Aug 10, 2013 by Anne Sewell
Three people have been arrested in Alzira (Valencia), Spain after they forced a woman into prostitution by holding her child prisoner. Another five women aged between 18 and 38 years were also rescued.
National police rescued an 8-year-old child whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
National police rescued an 8-year-old child whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
National Police
National Police officers from the Grupo Operativo Especial de Seguridad (GOES) released an eight-year-old boy and assisted his mother after entering the premises of a pimp organization in Alzira (Valencia).
While being transported by the pimps, the child's mother managed to escape her captors and contacted the police. Police then stormed the residence to rescue the child, who was found locked in a small room with no ventilation and poor hygienic facilities.
National police rescued an 8-year-old child  whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
National police rescued an 8-year-old child, whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
National Police
The woman had been forced into prostitution by threats against her son and had been subjected to all kinds of harassment and degrading treatment by her exploiters.
She had to spend 24 hours in a hospital after her rescue, due to injuries caused by her captors.
Three members of the organization were arrested and charged. However, their leader has fled to his home country, Romania.
In the same action, a further five women, between 18 and 38 years, who had also been forced into prostitution in Catarroja (Valencia), were also released.
The operation was carried out with the cooperation of the Ministry of Interior of Romania.
National police arrested 3 men who had forced a woman into prostitution by holding her 8-year-old ch...
National police arrested 3 men who had forced a woman into prostitution by holding her 8-year-old child prisoner.
National Police