Authorities in Peru arrest an American who was running a tourism sex ring

Authorities in Peru reported that an American running a tourism sex ring has been arrested and that eleven child victims have been rescued on Monday.

 

The children rescued from the horrific conditions are said to be between the ages of four and seventeen years old.

 

Sixty four year old, Joshua Brown along with five other people were taken into Peruvian custody on charges including child trafficking. The group is also being investigated for the murder of two children.

 

Authorities said that Brown advertised tourism sex online with children starting at five hundred dollars and that women associated with Brown’s business lured poor children in Peru.

 

Police said that they uncovered child pornography and rescued an estimated twenty five adult human trafficking victims. Police also believe Brown was having sex with children.

 

Authorities said that they will hold a news conference on Thursday.

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