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5 Adults, 16-Year-Old Arrested in Prostitution Investigation



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    Five adults and a 16-year-old have been arrested in connection to a Milford prostitution investigation, state police said. 

    Jason Prawl, 27, of Bridgeport, Jerome Edison, 44, of Las Vegas, Nevada, and the 16-year-old are accused of promoting prostitution while Erica M. Calloway, 20, of Las Vegas, Destiny McCabe, 19, of Stratford, and Sheena Wheeler, 30, of Bridgeport, are charged with prostitution.

    Police said they made arrests on Feb. 24 and Feb. 25. The Connecticut's Organized Crime Investigation Task Force and Missing Persons Unit joined Homeland Security Investigations and Milford police to target human trafficking in the form of underage prostitution. 

    All suspects are expected to appear in Milford Superior Court.

    It was not clear if they had attorneys.