FBI rescues 105 kids from sex trafficking

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  • 150 arrests made in cross-country bust
  • Largest bust of its kind in U.S. history

More than 100 child sex trafficking victims are now safe after a cross-country sweep by the FBI.

The children, aged 13 – 17, were rescued from their pimps just this weekend. A total of 150 arrests were made across 76 cities, authorities say.

HLN’s Kyra Phillips talks with Ronald Hosko, the assistant director of the FBI's criminal investigative division, about bust. 

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