Alabama man sentenced to life in prison for human trafficking

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ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WDHN) — In an Enterprise courtroom Monday afternoon, a man who was previously convicted of a felony charge, received a life sentence.

In October, Andy Tinker was convicted of first-degree human trafficking in the case of a woman who was placed in servitude by the defendant. During the trial, defense witnesses said Tinker used the victim for sex, as well as for getting drugs and re-selling them.

Following a pre-sentence investigation, Coffee and Pike County Circuit Judge, Jeff Kelley sentenced Andy Tinker to life in prison.

Prosecutors in the case had previously described the convicted defendant as a menace to society.

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