Bronx man, woman and NJ rabbi accused of sex trafficking

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A Bronx man and woman are facing human trafficking charges after both were arrested in New Jersey, police say.

Gabriella Colon and Richard Ortiz, of the Bronx, were arrested at a motel in Fort Lee.

A rabbi from East Brunswick was also arrested in connection to human trafficking, police say.

Aryeh Goodman, 35, who runs a religious center out of his home, turned himself into police earlier this month.

Police say Colon and Ortiz were working for Goodman and sold the sexual services of a teen from Pennsylvania to upwards of 30 men for one month.

Goodman is also accused of having relations with the teen at a hotel in New Jersey.

All three face multiple counts, including endangering the welfare of a child and distribution of child pornography.

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