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Jan
27
2017

Ex-MATA CEO among 42 arrested in Memphis prostitution sting

Commercial Appeal Coverage of TBI Operation Someone Like Me in Memphis

Garrison's arrest added an interesting element to a sting operation involving people in Memphis responding to ads on Backpage.com to have sex, some specifically with juveniles. The TBI said 38 of the men sought sex through Backpage.

"We have said all along that this is a demand-driven crime, and this operation demonstrates how very prevalent that demand is," TBI Director Mark Gwyn said. READ MORE

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