People living in a Struthers neighborhood witnessed a large law enforcement presence early Thursday.

Mahoning County Sherriff's Deputies and the Mahoning County Emergency Management Agency Mobile Command Post were set up along Sexton Street at around 9 a.m.

Contacted by 21 News, Sheriff's Department Major Jeff Allen of the Mahoning County Human Trafficking Task Force told 21 News he was in the process of executing a search warrant and would provide more information later.

21 News has learned that the warrant was for alleged child exploitation.

Investigators took items from the home, including what appeared to be an Xbox gaming system.

The home is near Hawthorne Street, less than a block west from a church.

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