MADISON (WKOW) — An Alabama man is in custody and a 14-year-old Wisconsin girl was found safe Tuesday as a result of a human trafficking investigation.
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According to a press release from the Homewood Police Department said the operation took place at a motel with the assistance of the FBI Child Endangerment & Human Trafficking Task Force.
Jeremy Alexander is in custody facing Human Trafficking 1st Degree, Kidnapping 1st Degree, and Certain Persons Forbidden to Possess a Firearm. He is being held in Alabama on a $1.6 million bond.
The victim, only identified as a 14-year-old missing Wisconsin girl, has been referred to a local victim advocacy agency.