Archive for August, 2011
Wanted by the FBI
Producing Child Pornography; Aiding and Abetting the Production of Child Pornography; Unlawfully Possessing a Firearm; Engaging in Sex Trafficking of a Minor; Aiding and Abetting Sex Trafficking of a Minor
Eric Antwan Bell
Aliases: “Santana,” Eric Dean, Anthony Ellis, Laveric Santana, Laverick Santana, Kelly Thomas
Date(s) of Birth Used: March 11, 1974
Place of Birth: Tallahassee, FL
Weight: 190 lbs
Occupation: Long Haul Truck Driver
Scars and Marks: Bell has a tattoo on his chest. He also has scars on his right finger, right hand, and right elbow.
Remarks: Bell allegedly makes false identification. Bell has ties to the New York and New Jersey areas; and Gainseville, Tallahassee and Bradenton, FL.
Eric Antwan Bell, a convicted felon, is wanted for his alleged involvement in the sex trafficking of minors in the Tampa, FL area. It is alleged that Bell had underage girls working for him from his residence since 2008, and advertised them for prostitution on the Internet. A local, state, and federal multi-agency task force initiated an investigation in 2009. On January 3, 2011, a federal warrant was issued for Bell’s arrest by the United States District Count, Middle District of Florida, Tampa, Florida, after he was charged federally with producing child pornography, aiding and abetting the production of child pornography, unlawfully possessing a firearm, engaging in sex trafficking of a minor, and aiding and abetting sex trafficking of a minor.
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to Bell’s arrest.
SHOULD BE CONSIDERED ARMED AND DANGEROUS
If you have any information concerning this person, please contact the FBI’s toll free number 1-866-838-1153 in Tampa, FL; your local FBI office; or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate.
Field Office: Tampa
See picture on HOW TO HELP page
Kendis Paris, Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT) national director, will be speaking on human trafficking, TAT and the critical role the trucking industry can play in the fight to end human trafficking at the Commerical Vehicle Training Association (CVTA) fall 2011 conference in Washington, D.C., Sept. 15-17. Her presentation is currently scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 17, from 10:15-11 a.m.
Check out the article (http://www.noomizo.com/index.php/end-slavery-tn-truckers-against-trafficking-wash/) on End Slavery Tennessee and the event they held at Daily’s Truck Stop in Lebanon, TN where they washed truckers’ cabs and told them about Truckers Against Trafficking and how to fight slavery on the highways of our nation. Way to go!!! Hope others do this as well!