A 26-year-old East Hartford man accused in the sex trafficking of a minor has been arrested on federal charges.
A federal grand jury in Hartford returned an indictment charging Alexander Pedraza, 26, of East Hartford, with one count of sex trafficking of a minor. He pleaded not guilty.
Pedraza is accused of recruiting, harboring and transported a minor to engage in commercial sex acts between approximately March 5 and March 12.
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