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Pair from Brampton face trafficking charges after teen girls found in Burlington hotel

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Two males are facing multiple charges connected to an alleged human trafficking incident at a Burlington, Ont., hotel on July 30, according to Halton Regional Police.

Detectives say two girls – aged 16 and 18 – were discovered and identified as victims of a sex trafficking operation at a hotel on North Service Road and Appleby Line.

It was later revealed that a 22-year-old man and an underage boy from Brampton were at the centre of the activity and both were subsequently arrested, say investigators.

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One of the suspects was arrested by police in Barrie.

The adult male is facing eleven charges including trafficking a child and advertising sexual services. The youth is facing nine similar charges.

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Police believe there may be further victims.

Anyone with information can reach out to police at 905-825-4747 ext 4973.

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