CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Lowcountry investigators arrested five women in a prostitution bust.
Officials with the North Charleston Police Department say the suspects were arrested last Wednesday when the department’s S.P.E.E.D team conducted a prostitution enforcement operation due to recent complaints.
According to police, officers primarily focused their efforts in the areas of the Charleston Farms Community, Oak Grove, Chicora/Cherokee, Dorchester Terrace, Stall Rd, and Ashley Phosphate/Northwoods/Northside area.
Police arrested the following women on prostitution charges:
Marvetta Choice – 34
Baptista Conyers – 34
Cynthia Heyward – 39
Jessica Leegette – 29
Christine Smith – 35