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Human Traffickers Target Young Girls On Socials

January 11th, 2024 by WCBC Radio

January is National Human Trafficking Prevention Month. In West Virginia, the “YOU CAN” initiative aims to help residents learn the signs of trafficking and report suspicious behavior.  Human trafficking is a form of modern day slavery where victims are forced to engage in labor services or commercial sex acts.  West Virginia Assistant State’s Attorney Andrew Cogar says young girls are particularly at risk and parents should be aware…