From August until December, police say, a Fayetteville man forced a 19-year-old Fort Bragg soldier into prostitution.

The incident is unique, according to Fort Bragg officials.

But some warn the crime shows that human trafficking can effect every echelon of the community, including the military.

The man charged with exploiting the soldier, Jibri Quandel Thomas, turned himself in to Fayetteville detectives Jan. 11.

He faces several state and federal charges related to prostitution and human trafficking.

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