Ring leader of a sex trafficking operation sentenced to 6 years in prison

By KBJR News 1

May 19, 2014 Updated May 19, 2014 at 9:00 PM CDT

Iron County, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- The so–called ring leader of a sex trafficking operation in Iron County, WI, has been sentenced.

28–year–old Nikia Burchette of Milwaukee has been sentenced to six years in prison for her involvement in the sex trafficking of a 14–year–old girl in September 2013 near Mercer, WI.

In addition to the prison sentence, Burchette has been placed on six years extended supervision. Two other women have also been charged in this sex trafficking case. Their cases are pending.

Jeremy Brickley