Jacksonville Prostitution Bust Nets 7 Arrests on Arranged Deal
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office arrested a 52-year-old man on a charge of offering a person for prostitution in the latest undercover prostitution sting.
The round-up included the arrests of six women and the man.
According to the arrest report, the man met an undercover officer and rode with him to North Pearl Street, where a 34-year-old woman allegedly agreed to charge $40 for oral sex.
The woman and five others were charged with prostitution.
The man was ordered to spend 60 days in the Duval County jail.
Any sex crime is a serious charge, including one involving prostitution. Police and prosecutors are constantly cracking down on prostitution in Jacksonville. This means that there are often sting operations set up throughout the city, which can lure people in and result in criminal charges, as this case shows. If you have been the victim of a prostitution sting in Duval County, you need an aggressive sex crimes defense lawyer fighting in your corner.
Our Florida Prostitution Defense Lawyers at Whittel & Melton can help you if you are facing multiple charges of prostitution or charges of soliciting a prostitute. We can build a solid defense against any charges related to a prostitution sting operation and work to achieve the best possible solution on your behalf.
For a free consultation, call us today at 866-608-5529 or contact us online.