Police in Sao Paulo, Brazil, have reportedly arrested a man considered to be one of the world’s most prolific human trafficking.
Saifullah Al-Mamun, born in Bangladesh and considered by authorities one of the world’s most prolific human traffickers, was reportedly arrested Thursday. The operation to arrested Al-Mamun was conducted in collaboration with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Several arrests were made in Sao Paulo, where Al-Mamun was living, and in three other Brazilian cities. The police also froze 42 bank accounts it says were used by the group to finance their activities.
Al-Mamun has been indicted in the U.S. by the Department of Justice.