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GETTING ANSWERS: No case of human trafficking in Lafayette

Getting Answers
Posted at 1:33 PM, Jan 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-28 15:09:42-05

LAFAYETTE, La. - KATC looked into a possible human trafficking case that viewers asked us to look into.

Witnesses saw a group of people in the back of U-Haul get pulled over and reported it to us as human trafficking.

KATC investigated it and turns out there was no case of the crime at all.

Police say a U-haul was pulled over for a traffic violation.

There were people in the back of the vehicle who were homeless and sleeping in the U-Haul, according to police.