CALCASIEU PARISH, La. (KLFY) – A Texas man was arrested in Calcasieu Parish on human trafficking charges.

According to the Louisiana State Police, the Gaming Enforcement Division initiated an investigation into human trafficking, which resulted in the arrest of a Houston, Texas man.

Jarvis Renfro, 40 of Houston, Texas was found to have recruited multiple women for engaging in explicit acts for money. As the investigation progressed, LSP GED discovered Renfro and the female victims were residing at a local casino.   

On Thursday, Renfro was interviewed and apprehended for his involvement in human trafficking. He also faces allegations of promoting prostitution, inciting prostitution, and soliciting for prostitutes.

Renfro was booked at the Calcasieu Correctional Center, with his bond set at $575,000.00.  

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

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