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Authorities rescue 16 minors in Ohio during national child sex-trafficking crackdown, FBI says
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Monday, June 23, 2014 5:20 PM EDT
The FBI says 16 children victimized through prostitution were rescued as agencies throughout northern Ohio partnered on a law enforcement operation targeting child sex trafficking.
The FBI says officers recovered 11 juveniles in Cleveland, four in Toledo and one in Elyria .
This is the eighth such weeklong operation. The FBI says more than 3,400 exploited children have been recovered by the agency and its law enforcement partners.