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The operation led to the arrest of Nicholas Pittman, 23, according to Oxford Police.

Posted: Feb 12, 2020 11:11 AM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Law enforcement officers arrested a Grenada man and charged him with promoting prostitution and conspiracy to commit robbery.

According to the Oxford Police Department, police officers and members of the Northeast and Northwest Mississippi Human Trafficking Taskforces conducted operations on Saturday aimed at combating human trafficking in north Mississippi.

Nicholas Pittman | Source: Oxford Police Department

The operation led to the arrest of Nicholas Pittman, 23.

Law enforcement made misdemeanor arrests for procuring prostitution, according to Oxford Police.

If you suspect someone is being trafficked, call the Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-373-7888 or text 233733. If you’re a victim of human trafficking and need help, contact the Center for Violence Prevention at 1-800-266-4198 for victim’s services.

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