Police are arresting one man in connection to a Human Trafficking investigation.
According to police, in January, a 21-year-old woman was forced into prostitution by a man. Officials allege she was transported across the GTA, and the suspect assaulted and threatened the woman as a way to gain control of her.
The woman contacted police in August, prompting an investigation.
Delbert Victorine, 34, of Toronto, is being charged with:
1) Trafficking in Persons by Recruiting
2) Material Benefit Resulting from Trafficking in Persons
3) Material Benefit from Sexual Services
4) Procuring/Exercising Control
5) Assault with a Weapon
Police believe there may be other victims, and are encouraging them to come forward.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).