NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Officials with The North Charleston Police Department say five people were arrested on prostitution charges during an undercover operation.
According to investigators, the S.P.E.E.D team conducted a prostitution pick up operation involving street level prostitutes within the city on Thursday.
Authorities arrested 24-year-old Omario Arline, 41-year-old Monique Choice, 22-year-old Kalin Jenkins, 25-year-old Kelly Robinson and 25-year-old Brittany Yusko on charges of solicitation for prostitution.
The five suspects were each fined $470.
In addition, police arrested three other people during the undercover operation. Authorities arrested 51-year-old Gerald Kuster and 53-year-old Karen Howell on public intoxication charges, and 46-year-old Donna Doebler on a drug charge.