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Multiple Arrests In Child Prostitution Sting

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STAMFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) _ Connecticut State Police – along with Stamford Police and the FBI – made nine arrests over the weekend in a child prostitution ring bust in Stamford entitled operation “Recovered Innocence.”

Five arrests were made on Friday (Jan. 31) and three girls rescued, ages 14, 16 and 17.

Saturday (Feb. 1), four more arrests were made and a 17-year-old girl rescued.

The arrests and charges are as follows:

Tara Pinnock, 23, 246 Lark St., Albany, NY
CHARGE: Prostitution
COURT: 02/03/2014 (held on bond)

Niaira Campbell, 18, 65 First St., Taunton, MA
CHARGE: Prostitution
COURT: 02/19/2014

Suzette Dubois (age unknown) 14 Chrisben True CR, Pomona, NY
CHARGE: Prostitution
COURT: 02/19/2014

Justin Toribio, 20, 267 W140th St. 2A, NY, NY
CHARGE: Risk of Injury to Minor, (2) Promoting Prostitution & Possession of Marijuana
COURT: 02/03/2014 (held on bond)

Enrique Batista, 34, 3405 Gates PL, APT 5D Bronx, NY
CHARGE: Risk of Injury to Minor & (2) Promoting Prostitution
COURT: 02/03/2014 (held on bond)

Jessica Morales, 36, 2031 18th St., Apt. 3C Astoria, NY
CHARGE: Prostitution
COURT: 02/19/2014

Whitney Villegas, 19, 382 ½ Madison St., Albany, NY
CHARGE: Prostitution
COURT: 02/19/2014

Thea Edmonds, 26, 135 Knox St., Albany, NY
CHARGE: Prostitution
COURT: 02/19/2014

Kayla Hazard, 18, 41 Lynch St., 2FL Providence, RI
CHARGE: Prostitution
COURT: 02/19/2014

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