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Traffic stop on Siksika Nation leads to prostitution ring charges

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A traffic stop in southern Alberta has led to charges in connection to a prostitution ring.

Gleichen RCMP assisted Wheatland County with the stop last Tuesday afternoon along Highway 901 on the Siksika Nation.

Mounties say the driver is alleged to have been managing sex trade workers.

25 year old Duc Florestal of Calgary has been charged with receiving material benefit derived from the commission of an offence,transport to a bawdy house, and offering to provide sexual services for consideration.

He was released on bail and is due back in Siksika Provincial Court at the end of July.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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