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FBI: 105 Children Rescued; 150 Arrested In Child Prostitution Sting

Last updated on Tuesday, July 30, 2013

(WASHINGTON) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation says it’s rescued 105 children across the country who were victims of sexual exploitation.

The FBI also arrested 150 pimps and other people in connection with the crimes.

The sweep occurred in 76 cities. The FBI worked with local, state and federal law enforcement, as well as the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

The FBI is calling it the largest enforcement action to date for the bureau's Innocence Lost National Initiative.

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