Undercover human trafficking operation resulted in six arrests in Oxford




JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - State and local law enforcement officers arrested six individuals accused of procuring prostitution.

The Mississippi Attorney General’s Office and the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation (MBI) Special Victims Unit conducted a joint, undercover human trafficking operation on Friday in Oxford that resulted in the arrests.


The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office and the Oxford Police Department assisted in the operation.

If you suspect someone is a victim of human trafficking, please call the National Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-373-7888.


The two agencies identified the suspects as:

  • Michael Keenum, 53
  • Tarus Hervey, 30
  • Roy Thompson, 54
  • Kenneth Gurley, 53
  • Jason Carothers, 43
  • James Moore, 42
Undercover human trafficking operation resulted in six arrests in Oxford Undercover human trafficking operation resulted in six arrests in Oxford Reviewed by Anson Moore on November 16, 2020 Rating: 5

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