Posted: 10 February, 2015
by Web Girl Sarah
A Mother Saved Her Runaway Teenage Daughter From A Criminal Sex Ring.
How she got there before the police knew about it.
A mother in the USA took the law into her own hands – rescuing her runaway teenage daughter from a human trafficking ring.
The Washington based mother discovered her missing daughter was being marketed for sex on the website, Backpage.com when she saw her photograph, US police revealed late last month.
The brave mother called the phone number listed and offered the trafficker $200 – asking “what she could get for it”.
She then arranged a meeting at a hotel where she retrieved her daughter- and alerted police afterwards who arrested two suspects.
Police say the 22-year-old man involved is considered a main player in a regional human trafficking ring – and commented the brave mother for her help.
"As a result of that contact, had it not been for the mother's involvement, we certainly wouldn't have been aware of it as quickly as we were, and may not have been aware of it all,” told The Examiner.com.
Two other teenage girls have been rescued as a result of this brave woman’s actions.