Police say they 'rescued' multiple victims of alleged human trafficking
The Canadian Press
Published Friday, February 8, 2019 10:23AM EST
BARRIE, Ont. - Police north of Toronto say they rescued several alleged victims of human trafficking earlier this week.
Barrie, Ont., police say their officers alongside members of the Ontario Provincial Police and the Canada Border Services Agency searched multiple locations in and around the city on Tuesday.
They say the alleged human trafficking was related to labour but did not give further details.
Investigators say multiple alleged victims have been safely relocated.
Police did not release any information about possible charges, saying more information will be released in the coming days.