Floresville is a city in Wilson County, Texas, and is considered part of the San Antonio Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was about 8,256 in the 2020 census estimate, and Floresville is the county seat of Wilson County.
South Texas law enforcement officials arrested four men in October 2016 during an undercover sting, on various charges including prostitution, promotion of prostitution, and the online solicitation of a minor. Three of the men were alleged to have sex-trafficked minors in a Floresville motel and police arrested them and booked them into the Wilson County Jail. The fourth man was arrested in Floresville for online solicitation of a minor, after the man traveled to a prearranged location to meet with a 15-year-old girl for sex.
- Wilson County Sheriff’s Office
- 81st District Attorney’s Office
Web-Based Reverse Sting, Shaming:
- https://www.sfgate.com/news/local/article/5-arrested-in-South-Texas-sex-sting-10591815.php (2016)
- https://news4sanantonio.com/news/local/sting-operations-result-in-multiple-arrests-for-various-sex-crimes-11-01-2016 (2016)
Background on Local Prostitution and Sex Trafficking: