Two arrested in connection to sex trafficking investigation

LINCOLN, NE (1011NOW) – Police have arrested several people in connection to sex trafficking in Lincoln.

Lincoln Police say on February 7th, investigators were following up on a Crime Stoppers tip regarding an online ad for sexual favors.

That night, officers contacted 40-year old Hersel Bradley after a woman was seen getting out of his vehicle at the location of the meetup. He was later cited for pandering.

In addition, evidence led police to 52-year old Kurt Mortensen, who was arrested for pandering on February 14th.

46-year old Jason Albers was arrested for soliciting a prostitute the next day.

Police say they believe multiple women were involved and have been victims of sex trafficking for quote “numerous years.”