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Local Man Arrested for Human Trafficking

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ- A New Providence man was arrested after a combined effort from the Hanover Township Police Department, the Morris County Sheriff's Office, Criminal Investigation Section and the Morris County Prosecutor's Office Sex Crimes / Child Endangerment Unit.

Torrie Fogg, 41, of New Providence is a 1995 graduate of Summit High School and the 1994 Most Valuable Player on the Hilltoppers football team. He was selected to be inducted into the Summit High School Hall of Fame in October.

He was charged with Aggravated Assault, Criminal Restraint, Terroristic Threats, Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance With Intent To Distribute, Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Promoting Prostitution, and False Imprisonment. 

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On August 17,  the Hanover Township Police Department responded to a dispute at a local hotel. The victim, a 31 year-old female told police she was being held against her will and forced to prostitute herself. It was alleged that Fogg made the arrangements for the victim to meet with male clients at area hotels and collected money after sexual acts were completed. The victim claimed whe was assaulted by Fogg if she did not comply, according to the Morris County Prosecutors Office. 

On Tuesday, August, 22, Fogg was also charged with two counts of Human Traifficking. He is being held at the Morris County Correctional Facility pending a pre-trial detention hearing on the original charges, which is set for Wednesday, according to Prosecutor Knapp.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Detective/ Supervisor Marshall Wang of the Morris County Prosecutor's Office Sex Crimes/ Child Endangerment Unit at 973-285-6200

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