A teenage girl says she was kept as a sexual slave in a Sydney house before she escaped and alerted authorities.A teenage girl says she was kept as a sexual slave in a Sydney house before she was able to escape and alert authorities, sparking an investigation into human trafficking and sexual servitude.Robo Chat is believed to be the first time an Australian bank has used robo-advice to answer questions about home loans.
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The 17-year-old, from Guinea in western Africa, sought help at the Asylum Seekers Centre on Bedford Street in Newtown late last month, saying she had just escaped from a unit somewhere in Sydney's metropolitan area where she had been held captive, police said.
The teenager was dropped at the centre by a good Samaritan, believed to be named Nicole, who saw the girl running down a street and picked her up in her car.