Human trafficking survivor tells gut-wrenching story

By Jerry Carino, @NJHoopsHaven

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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.

Click here to read the article at Asbury Park Press