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Arrests made in sex trafficking investigation in Athens, OH

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Aileen Mays, 27, charged with compelling prostitution and trafficking in persons in Athens, OH. Aileen Mays, 27, charged with compelling prostitution and trafficking in persons in Athens, OH.
Fred Kittle Sr., 69, of Athens convicted sex offender involved in human trafficking case. Fred Kittle Sr., 69, of Athens convicted sex offender involved in human trafficking case.
ATHENS, Ohio -

Athens County Sheriff's Deputies have made an arrest in an ongoing prostitution and trafficking investigation.     

It happened on the 13639 Rocky Point Road in Athens, Ohio Friday. 

Sheriff Patrick Kelly said they received information that a 16 year-old girl was being used as a prostitute in exchange for money and drugs. 

Aileen Mays, 27, of Glouster was interviewed by detectives and charged with compelling prostitution and trafficking in persons. 

Mays confessed to detectives she set meetings between Fred Kittle Sr., 69, of Athens and a 16 year old girl for the purposes of prostitution. 

Mays told deputies she had received drugs in exchange for the 16 year-old girl performing sex acts with Kittle. 

Kittle is a convicted registered sex offender in Athens County.

The juvenile is safe and is in the care of children's services.

Mays and Kittle are being held in the Southeast Ohio Regional Jail.