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UPDATE: Human Trafficking suspect arrested in Edmonton

Edmonton… Wanted human trafficking suspect Jonty Jean was arrested last night, February 18, 2021, with the help of the Edmonton Police Service. The 21-year-old man was arrested in southwest Edmonton following a tip from the public.

Co-accused Andrew Elien-Abbot, 26, remains at large. He is now believed to be in the Quebec area.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Elien-Abbot is encouraged to contact local police or Crime Stoppers. He is likely armed and should not be approached.

ALERT is grateful for the media and public support in locating Jean.


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