"Marie" speaks out about modern day slavery! http://www.abcactionnews.com/dpp/ne...ife-on-the-street-sex-slave-human-trafficking Teenagers are frequently a target in the sex slavery trade. "We have rescued 43 children from the ages of 13 to 17 in Tampa Bay since 2009," said FBI Agent Dave Couvertier. "They were being utilized for the purpose of prostitution. In essence they were slaves. Modern day slaves," said Couvertier.