That post about a rash of “abductions” downtown is distracting misinformation

Sex trafficking doesn’t usually look like strangers grabbing women from busy city streets and throwing them in vans.

By Victoria Walton

A highly shareable, highly misleading post making the social media rounds in Halifax would have you believe that the downtown bar scene is under attack from a sophisticated tactical squad of people on a mission to grab women off the street. The post first appeared in early September...

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