ALTOONA, Iowa — Police in Altoona have charged a Des Moines man with human trafficking. The suspect is accused of trying to force a woman into prostitution at an Altoona truck stop. Police documents show the suspect in this case, 32-year-old Michael Nelson, allegedly fired a round in the air from a handgun when the victim told him she didn’t want to solicit sex.
Name: Michael Nelson
Arresting Agencies: 1
Date of Announcement: May 15, 2018
Arrest End Date: May 15, 2018
Comments: Sex trafficking