Convicted sex trafficker from New Castle sentenced to prison

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (WYTV) – A man from New Castle will be spending 15 years in federal prison for sex trafficking a teen girl.

In August of 2016, Ronald Kyle Hartman, 28, was found guilty of taking a 14-year-old girl from Grove City, Pennsylvania to Ohio to sell her for sex.

Hartman had advertised the girl’s prostitution services on Backpage.com.