Prostitution operation nets several arrests

The North Charleston Police Department arrested seven men in a prostitution operation in North Charleston on Wednesday.

All were charged with solicitation for prostitution, which carries a $470 fine. The offenders are listed below:

  • Joereildo Rusa Caixeta, 33, Charlotte
  • Jamie R. Justo, 37, Mt. Pleasant
  • Michael E. Killgore, 37, Hanahan
  • Randy Etling, 30, Moncks Corner
  • Jonathan Mendez-Martinez, 27, North Charleston
  • Martin Rangel-Galvez, 28, North Charleston
  • Able Gonzalez-Cercencio, 48, Goose Creek

The North Charleston Police Department's S.P.E.E.D. team conducted the Prostitution Reverse Operation as a result of citizens concerns of prostitution in the Charleston Farms Community.

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