MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) -— Seven people have been arrested in a human trafficking case in Florida involving a 15-year-old boy who investigators say was used as a sex slave.READ MORE: Fallen Hollywood Police Officer Yandy Chirino To Be Honored With US Honor Flag
News outlets quote St. Petersburg police Maj. Mark Hensley as saying that six men and a woman have been arrested. He says the men introduced the boy to sadomasochism.
Investigators say a woman the boy knew introduced him to two men after he said he was unhappy with his life at home.READ MORE: North Miami Beach Officer Shot At While Trying To Stop Shootout
The boy left a note for his mother telling her not to try to find him, but she went to the sheriff’s office.
Hensley says the boy is receiving special care designed for human trafficking victims.
Police believe there could be more victims.MORE NEWS: 'Survivor' Contestant Michelle Yi Describes Frightening Santa Monica Assault
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