|Savannah federal judge sentences man to life in sex-trafficking case|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
SAVANNAH — One of the lead defendants in an international sex-trafficking case prosecuted in federal court in Savannah was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday.
Joaquin Mendez-Hernandez, aka El Flaco, was sentenced to life in prison by Senior U.S. District Court Judge B. Avant Edenfield, said James Durham, first assistant U.S. attorney for the Southern District of Georgia.
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