The fire chief said 20 others were taken to hospitals. The authorities were treating the discovery as a “human trafficking crime.”
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
2014 - PEOPLE AGAINST TRAFFICKING HUMANS, INC.
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