Female victim allegedly forced to work in sex trade at a Mississauga hotel

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Published February 1, 2023 at 1:11 pm

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Two men face charges after a report of a victim forced to work in the sex trade in a Mississauga hotel.

The report of the female forced to work in the sex trade at a Mississauga hotel came on Jan. 30, Peel Regional Police said in a press release.

A man was allegedly controlling aspects of the victim’s life and profiting financially, police said.

Yesterday (Jan. 31), police searched the hotel room and found a .40 calibre Glock 27 Gen 5 handgun. Police say it is common for firearms to be associated with human trafficking offences.

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There is no word on what happened to the alleged victim.

Two people face charges in connection with the investigation.

Michael Wilson, 21, from Mississauga, was charged with the following:

  • Exercise control
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • Knowledge of unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • Unauthorized possession of a prohibited weapon
  • Careless storage of a firearm

Kejwuan Hawley-Milton, 24, from Mississauga, was charged with the following:

  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm,
  • Knowledge of unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • Unauthorized possession of a prohibited weapon
  • Careless storage of a firearm

Both men were held for a bail hearing and appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton on Tuesday, Jan. 31.

Anyone aware of human trafficking activity should contact investigators at 905-453-2121, extension 3555. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca

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