Operation Leather Mitt – 6 Arrested
Undercover police placed adverts on websites commonly sought out by suspects seeking illegal sex acts with children as part of an investigation named Operation Leather Mitt.
The Mesa Police Department, in partnership with Homeland Security Investigations and the Arizona Attorney General’s Office.
The sting placed adverts on websites commonly sought out by suspects seeking illegal sex acts.
Suspects made deals for various sex acts and were subsequently arrested.
Authorities are asking anyone with information about Human Trafficking to contact the Human Trafficking Hotline at (888) 373-7888, or visit humantraffickinghotline.org.