By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Pittsburgh-area man will spend six to 12 years in prison for human trafficking.READ MORE: Community Garden In Pittsburgh Holds Volunteer Events To Help Community Heal After Tree Of Life Shooting
A jury in Washington County found St. Patrick Earl Levy of McDonald guilty.READ MORE: Study: Rural Home Sales In Pennsylvania Increased During Pandemic
Police say he met a 17-year-old girl from New York on Facebook and she ran away to be with him. Law enforcement said he admitted to posting ads online soliciting the girl for sex and using the money to pay his bills.MORE NEWS: Doctor Accused Of Hoarding Dead Kittens In Her Freezer
Levy will also spend three years on probation and have to report as a sex offender for 25 years.