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United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner
Eastern District of California

Fresno Man Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Sex Trafficking a Minor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
 

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Docket #: 1:12-cr-160-LJO

 

 

FRESNO, Calif. — Diamante Alfred, 21, of Fresno, was sentenced today by United States District Judge Lawrence J. O’Neill to five years in federal prison for sex trafficking of a minor, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced today.

According to court documents, from December 2011 to April 12, 2012, Alfred engaged in sex trafficking a 15-year-old girl. The girl admitted to engaging in sex acts for money and giving a portion of the money to Alfred. Advertisements for her services were placed on a website and the phone number listed was a cellphone that belonged to Alfred.

This case was the product of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Fresno Police Department. Assistant United States Attorney Michael Frey prosecuted the case.

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