1 April 2022
A Durham man faces charges of human trafficking and kidnapping and $10 million bond in connection to a long-running investigation by the Durham Police Department Special Victims Unit.
Chester Wallace, 60, was arrested this week. Police did not release additional details about the case.
His alleged victims – all adult females – are getting assistance, police said. None of them were identified, and it is not clear where they are from.
Anyone with additional information about the case is asked to contact Durham Police Department at 919-560-4440, ext. 29325 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.
Help for victims of human trafficking is available from the National Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-373-7888 or by text to 233733.