By Jerry Carino, @NJHoopsHaven
TINTON FALLS – It happened in a suburban neighborhood, right under everyone’s noses, to an 8-year-old girl.
“For two years I was raped, tortured and smothered on a daily basis,” Jen Spry said. “I would cry myself to sleep every night.”
Spry is a survivor of human trafficking, and she told her gut-wrenching story to Monmouth Regional High School students Friday night as part of “R U Aware Partnership Service Day,” an event organized by junior Christian Boujaoude to coincide with Global Youth Service Day.