GREEN BAY, Wis. — Authorities in Brown County arrested 35 men as part of an effort across the country late last month to crack down on human trafficking.

The National Johns Suppression Initiative involved 37 law enforcement agencies in 17 states including Wisconsin.

WLUK-TV reports that arrests were made in the Green Bay, De Pere and Ashwaubenon areas. Nationally, there were more than 1,000 arrests.


Information from: WLUK-TV, http://www.fox11online.com

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