SEEKONK — Seekonk police have arrested five people after an undercover sting operation to combat human trafficking, according to a Facebook post from the department last week.

Police said that on Wednesday, undercover officers arranged to meet suspected sex workers through a website known for illegal prostitution.

Four suspects met the officers at various locations in town and were arrested for numerous offenses, according to police.

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The charges include sexual conduct for a fee, conspiracy, heroin possession, and active arrest warrants.

A fifth suspect is charged with distributing class B and D drugs.

The suspects were not identified.

No further details were disclosed.

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