Human Trafficking Enforcement Detail August

The Wood County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of Maumee Police Department, Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, Lake Township Police Department, Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office and the State of Ohio Attorney General’s Office BCI&I recently conducted three Human Trafficking Enforcement operations.  During the operations, which occurred within the past two weeks at several locations along IR 75, I-280 and the City of Maumee the following individuals were arrested for Solicitation Prostitution a misdemeanor of the third degree.

  • Ilija Radocaj, 54 years old from Menomonee, Wisconsin
  • Rakeen R.Peery, 26 years old from Toledo, Ohio
  • Benjamin L. Leatherman, 43 years old from Liberty Center, Ohio
  • Todd J. Jackson, 44 years old from Mansfield, Ohio
  • Domenico J. Vitale, 32 years old from Warren, Michigan

The Wood County Sheriff’s Office participation in the enforcement detail is funded in part by the JAG-Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant.