Man accused of supplying local sex trafficking ring going to trial after failed plea agreement

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Ronald Hellman's attorney and prosecutors couldn't reach a plea agreement

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A man accused of providing women and young girls for a sex trafficking ring is headed to trial.

Ronald Hellman appeared in Mahoning County Court Thursday.

His attorney and the prosecutors could not reach a plea agreement.

That means his case is headed to trial. A date has been set in December.

Police say Hellman was paid to provide women and girls to an Austintown man who may have been producing pornography.

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