MORAGA, CA – As a result of complaints received over the past few months regarding possible human trafficking and other illegal activity involving a residence in Moraga, the Moraga Police Department began an investigation into the allegations.
Based upon information developed during the investigation, Moraga Police subsequently obtained a search warrant for a residence on Miramonte Drive in Moraga and arrest warrants for two subjects. Information was also developed that both subjects may be involved in additional crimes both in Contra Costa County and San Mateo County.
On September 30, 2020, with the assistance of the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department SWAT team, the warrants were served and suspects arrested without incident. Firearms and other evidence were seized during the warrant service. The following suspects were arrested and booked at the Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez without incident:
- Herbert Williams, 35, of Moraga (warrant – human trafficking, pimping, pandering)
- Alexa Landa, 30, of Moraga (warrant – human trafficking, pimping, pandering)
- Justin Lewis, 31, of Oakley (identity theft, possession of controlled substance)
Additional information about the case cannot be released due to the nature of the crimes. The investigation into this incident is continuing. Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Moraga Police Detective Kevin Mooney at 925-888-7056.