Specialists captured five online dealers and saved 11 minors amid three concurrent tasks Thursday, March 21.
The saved minors incorporate youthful kids ages 2, 6, 7 and 12.
The dealers, all ladies in their 30s (names retained to secure the characters of the people in question), were captured amid ensnarement activities in two homes in Lapu-Lapu City around 10 a.m.
Seven of the unfortunate casualties were safeguarded in Lapu-Lapu City and the rest in Cebu City.
Individuals from the Philippine National Police (PNP) Women and Children Protection Center-Visayas Field Unit (WCPC-VFU) discovered the five dealers offering to explicitly manhandle the minors and stream live the misuse in return for cash from online predators.
"The present three synchronous tasks and capture of five speculated online dealers reflect solid responsibility and coordination by WCPC Visayas, DSWD (Department of Social Welfare and Development) 7, Iacat (Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking) 7, and Lapu-Lapu Police," said legal advisor John Tanagho, International Justice Mission (IJM)- Cebu Field Office chief.