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NCPD nabs 10 in prostitution sting

Top L-R: Ortiz-Perez, Scott, Izaguerre, Jenkins, Carver Bottom L-R: Washington, Flores, Bethea, Karacan, Salmeron. (Source: CCDC) Top L-R: Ortiz-Perez, Scott, Izaguerre, Jenkins, Carver Bottom L-R: Washington, Flores, Bethea, Karacan, Salmeron. (Source: CCDC)
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

North Charleston police say 10 suspects were arrested Wednesday night during a prostitution sting in several communities.

Department spokesperson Spencer Pryor says the S.P.E.E.D. team conducted a prostitution sting in the areas of Charleston Farms and Old Village, as well communities along Ashley Phosphate and Stall Road.

Wednesday night's sweep led to 10 arrests. The following men were charged with solicitation for prostitution, arrested, and fined $470:

  • Armando Ortiz-Perez
  • Billy Scott Jr.
  • Carlos Izaguerre
  • Esau Jenkins III
  • Howie Carver
  • John Washington III
  • Juan Flores
  • Marvin Bethea
  • Onur Karacan
  • Victor Salmeron

Onur was also charged with simple possession of marijuana, police say. 

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