In August of 2017 members of the Niagara Regional Police Service Special Investigative Services – Morality Unit concluded an investigation into an allegation of Human Trafficking.  As a result of that investigation an arrest warrant was sought for a 20 year old male from Brampton, Ontario.

On September 19, 2017 members of the Morality Unit observed the wanted male; he was the passenger in a motor vehicle as it travelled along Lundys Lane in Niagara Falls. The vehicle came to a stop in a restaurant parking lot and police approached the vehicle. The wanted male then fled on foot and was arrested by police after a short foot chase. The subsequent investigation led to the arrest of two additional males and the seizure of a quantity of drugs.

Sicetus Akhinagba 20 years of age from Brampton is charged with the following offences:

Human Trafficking of Person Under 18 years
Financial Benefit of Person Under 18 years
Material Benefit from Sexual Services
Exercise Control of Person Under 18 years
Advertise a Person’s Sexual Services
Utter Threats
Forcible Confinement
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking-Cocaine
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking-Heroin
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking MDMA
Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5000
Breach of Probation 

Ismael Ajiroba 19 years of Brampton is charged with the following offences:

Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking-Cocaine
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking-Heroin
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking MDMA
Breach of Recognizance 

Travis Niens 21 years of age from Brampton is charged with the following offences:

Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking-Cocaine
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking-Heroin
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking MDMA
Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5000

All three accused were held for a bail hearing that will take place on September 20, 2017 at the Ontario Court of Justice in St. Catharines.