SUSPECT IN SLAVE TRADE INVESTIGATON RELEASED FROM CUSTODY

first_imgGardai at the scene of the raids at Fortwell Apartments in Letterkenny. yesterday Pic by Northwest Newspix.GARDAI have released a man they were questioning about an alleged ‘slave’ investigation in Letterkenny.The man, in his 40s, was released from custody in Letterkenny Garda Station shortly after 12.30pm.It’s understood a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions. The investigation commenced on August 30 and involved allegations young men were trafficked to Donegal to work in cash businesses here.When Gardaí at Letterkenny carried out an operation during which five men were safely removed from a business premises on Pearse Road.A sixth man was located elsewhere in Letterkenny Town on the same date during the operation. All six, who range in age from 21 to 45 years, were relocated to safe and secure accommodation.The investigation which is being led by Gardaí at Letterkenny, assisted by The Garda Human Trafficking Investigation and Co-ordination Unit, Romanian Authorities, The Department of Justice and other Government Agencies, is continuing. Sources say the investigation is far from over.“Expect more arrests and further inquiries in this investigation,” said one source.“An extensive file is being prepared for the DPP. It involves allegations that young women were trafficked to work as prostitutes in Donegal.” SUSPECT IN SLAVE TRADE INVESTIGATON RELEASED FROM CUSTODY was last modified: September 30th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img

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