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Lafayette couple sought in child sex trafficking investigation

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Alcoby Con LaSalle and Darneesha Lashay Martin (Source: Louisiana State Police) Alcoby Con LaSalle and Darneesha Lashay Martin (Source: Louisiana State Police)
LAFAYETTE PARISH, LA (KPLC) -

Louisiana State troopers are asking for the public's help in locating two people wanted in a child sex trafficking investigation. 

According to a news release from troopers, they are looking for 22-year-old Darneesha Lashay Martin and 19-year-old Alcoby Con LaSalle, both of Lafayette.

Authorities say Martin is wanted for trafficking children for sexual purposes and for promoting prostitution. Martin is a black female, weighing 116 pounds and is 5-feet, 6-inches. She has black hair which may be dyed red, authorities said. 

LaSalle is wanted for trafficking children for sexual purposes and for promoting prostitution. LaSalle is a black male, weighing 155 pounds and is 5-feet, 10-inches. He has black hair and brown eyes.

"These people currently have active warrants for their arrest which have resulted from an ongoing State Police investigation. The investigation focused on combating the trafficking of children for sexual purposes and to recover juvenile victims from sexual exploitation," the release states.

Those with information are asked to call State Police at 337-262-3341 or 337-262-5880. 

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