Louisville man charged with human trafficking, promoting prostitution

Louisville man charged with human trafficking, promoting prostitution
Nigel Karl Nicholas
Nigel Karl Nicholas (Source: LMDC)
Nigel Karl Nicholas (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Kentucky Attorney General's office continues to crack down on human trafficking in the Commonwealth, arresting and charging two people last week.

Nigel Karl Nicholas, 51, was arrested February 16 after a Louisville home was searched by the Attorney General's Office and Louisville Metro Police's Special Victims Unit on the February 13.

Nicholas was charged with two counts of human trafficking with the victims being under 18 years of age and one count of promoting prostitution with two or more adult prostitutes.

A 22-year-old Louisville woman was also arrested and charged with two counts of human trafficking.

Attorney General Andy Beshear confirmed that the investigation is still ongoing.

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