Police: Man faces human trafficking, child porn charges in Louisiana

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana State Police say they’ve arrested a man on human trafficking and child pornography charges.

News outlets report 20-year-old Tyrin Evans was arrested Saturday after being in the hospital for about a week.

A news release says Evans crashed his vehicle into a light pole last week after fleeing from troopers and refusing to stop. He was then taken to the hospital. A girl fled from the car but was later found and taken to the hospital. Her name and age were not released.

Troopers and Louisiana Special Victims Unit found evidence of human trafficking and sexual misconduct.

Court records show Evans is also being charged with possession of crack and marijuana and aggravated flight from an officer.

It’s unclear whether Evans has an attorney..

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