Five men charged in Johnson County sex trafficking case

DES MOINES, Iowa- Five eastern Iowa men have been charged with sex trafficking minors in Johnson County. Four of the five also face various drug charges.

All five have appeared in federal court in Des Moines, trial will be at a later date.

According to a grand jury indictment, the minor-victims were enticed and recruited, and subjected to force, fraud, and coercion to engage in commercial sex acts, and were also were given illegal drugs.

Those indicted include: Twenty-five-year old Arrion West, 39-year-old

Albert Price, 52-year-old Kendall Streb, 40-year-old Tommy Collins, and 21-year-old Isaiah Patterson.

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