The Summit County Sheriff’s Office confirmed to 3News that David DeLong of Massillon was arrested in the operation.
SUMMIT COUNTY, Ohio — Editor’s note: The video in the player above is from an unrelated story published on Jan. 26, 2021.
On Tuesday, the Summit County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of 10 men in connection to a recent investigation conducted into Human Trafficking with the assistance of the Portage County Sheriff’s Office, Stark County Sheriff’s Office, Akron Police Department, Adult Parole Authority and the Summit County Prosecutor’s Office.
The Summit County Sheriff’s Office says that all the men arrested answered advertisements offering sexual services in exchange for payment.
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The following 10 men were arrested and charged with Engaging in Prostitution:
- Grant Abbe, 51, Rootstown, Ohio
- William Auld, 50, Canton, Ohio
- David DeLong, 60, Massillon, Ohio
- Dominic Falcon, 22, Uniontown, Ohio
- Joseph Jasinski, 37, Garfield Heights, Ohio
- John Lammlein, 51, Hartville, Ohio
- Cory Messner, 41, Wadsworth, Ohio
- Randy Moore, 41, Bethel, North Carolina
- Mark Pucci, 62, Massillon, Ohio
- Mohammad Shafaq, 41, Enola, Pennsylvania
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Additionally, Inspector Bill Holland with the Summit County Sheriff’s Office confirmed to 3News that DeLong is a teacher within the Massillon City School District.
3News reached out to Massillon City Schools for comment but did not receive a statement at the time of publication.
Editor’s note: The video in the player below is from a story published on Jan. 4, 2021.
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