Please purchase a subscription to read our premium content. Killeen police said detectives arrested seven people in connection with prostitution-related offenses and three on drug charges as part of an undercover operation.
Detectives with the Killeen Police Department Organized Crime Unit conducted the online prostitution operation on May 19 in response to complaints of human trafficking and the promotion of prostitution on internet sites, according to a KPD press release.
The department received an increased of complaints from residents, who saw on Facebook, Craigslist and Back, a classified advertising website that has come to be a go-to spot for prostitution.
During the operation, police posted on different websites and 10 people contacted officers making agreements to exchange money for sex. Two were arrested on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, police said.
Killeen police spokesman Cdr. Thank you for reading!
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