Ninth arrest made in human trafficking bust

Gabriel De La O rented rooms for prostitutes, authorities say

By David Ibanez - Web - Managing Editor
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SAN ANTONIO - Law enforcement authorities have made a ninth arrest in connection with a human trafficking ring.

According to an arrest warrant affidavit, Gabriel De La O, 33, worked at one of the hotels where prostitutes had sex with clients and used his employee discount to rent out rooms.

De La O is charged with trafficking of a child and trafficking of a person.

Related story: 8 arrested in human-trafficking ring 

Also arrested after a four-month multi-agency investigation were Daimien Garcia, 27, of San Antonio. He is charged with trafficking a child, trafficking a person and sexual assault of a child.

Elizabeth Martinez, 31, of San Antonio, was charged with one count of compelling prostitution of a minor.

Jose Gonzales, 35; Cody Flores, 24; Christopher Ramon, 23; and Lee Atherton, 39, all of San Antonio, are charged with prostitution.

Miles Montgomery, 47, of Portland, Texas, is charged with prostitution of a minor.

Keebo Hullaby, 24, of San Antonio, was arrested on a charge of trafficking of a child.

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