April is Child Abuse Awareness Month and one serious form of child abuse is human trafficking. In 2015, Louisiana saw an 80 percent increase in human trafficking cases, with forty one cases investigated.
Yesterday at the Exchange Club of Alexandria, Lieutenant Chad Gremillion with the Louisiana State Police explained the importance of human trafficking awareness.
If someone is suspicious of any kind of human trafficking, they are asked to contact authorities.
KLAX ABC 31 News 4/22/16