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Colombia’s National Police announced last week the capture of the alleged leader of a child pornography network in Bogota.

Authorities say Andrés Camilo Gómez Orozco posed as a ‘recognized manager’ of young models in order to lure children and subject them to sexual exploitation and pornography. The man would promise trips Europe and the United States, money and clothes, before forcing them to record erotic videos that would be distributed by way of the internet.

One of the victims, only 13 years old, said all she wanted was to better future for herself and her family, falling victim after deciding to expand her contacts and friends by way of a well known social website.

The minor told police that it didn’t take long before the man appeared in her friends contact, posing a model agency owner. The young girl said she innocently took the advice of the “fake promoter” and made personal contact with him.

In the raid, police found a complete system to record, distribute and profit from the videos, including number of computers, connected to a high speed internet that were used broadcast videos of minors dressed in costumes to please the varying tastes of customers.

737_E_Cartagena_explSex_27_Web_inlineA suspicious call by the minor and a fast encounter with a scared friend was the clue that lead authorities to the young girl’s location in barrio Prado Veraniego (Localidad de Suba); a dark room with red walls and thick curtains preventing the outside coming in and obscuring what was happening on the inside.

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With a search warrant in hand, police entered the place and rescued two minors and two women who had also been recruited and threatened by the Orozco, who according to intelligence reports, had been operating for more than a year and responsible for th sexual exploitation of up to 25 minors.

The Policía Metropolitana de Bogotá  (Bogotá Metropolitan Police) are making a call on any victim of sexual exploitation, as well as encourare parent to come forward and file a report.

Police also make a call to parents to keep a close eye on their children, monitoring their acces to the various social network sites.