Sex trafficker sentenced

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FARGO, N.D. (AP) - An Illinois man has been sentenced in Fargo to 40 years in prison on several counts of sex trafficking, including trafficking of a child.

Prosecutors say Anthony Collier came to the attention of law enforcement after discovering an image on Collier's Facebook page depicting a scantily dressed young woman on her knees, with a dog collar around her neck, and he was holding the leash.

They later found he was advertising several women, including a 17-year-old, as escorts on

They found and interviewed five victims.