Testimony in an alleged human trafficking for sex case has ended in federal court in Philadelphia.
The horror of human trafficking has a face — and a voice — and a federal judge has heard victim impact from a minor victim of a convicted sex trafficker.
Federal authorities have gotten a conviction in a human trafficking case that spanned the east coast, and reached our area.
Officials say this case is part of a concerted effort to crack down on the disturbingly common crime of human trafficking.
Federal prosecutors say defendant Rashaad McIntyre was running a prostitution operation that employeed girls under the age of 18.