Two Halifax men facing human trafficking, prostitution charges
Police say members of the Special Enforcement Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division began an investigation on Oct. 23, 2016 regarding a man suspected of directing and influencing a 22-year-old woman for the purpose of prostitution.
Last night, HRP say two men and a woman were arrested without incident in Halifax at an apartment in the 0-100 block of Main Avenue. All three were held in custody overnight.
Police released a 56-year-old Halifax woman Thursday without charges.
Leslie Burton Gray, 24, and 21-year-old Andre Jerome Gray are set to appear in Halifax Provincial Court Thursday.
Both face charges of:
- Human trafficking
- Receiving material benefit from trafficking
- Material benefit
Andre also has been charged with one count of failing to attend court.
The police investigation continues.
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