Two men charged with human trafficking

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- In a joint operation between the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Knox County Sheriff's Office, two men are in custody and accused of trafficking women for the purposes of commercial sex.

Zachery Felton and Kejuan J. Chapman were taken into custody and identified as potential traffickers as part of an undercover human trafficking operation by the TBI and KCSO.

On February 1, authorities arrested both Chapman and Felton for Promoting Prostitution. Chapman was also arrested for driving on a suspended licence.

Authorities said the investigation remains active and ongoing.