Longview Police arrest 9 in undercover prostitution sting
POSTED: Monday, April 25, 2011 - 8:20am
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 3, 2011 - 6:46pm
LONGVIEW — Update from Longview Police:
Nine People Arrested in Prostitution Sting
On 4-21-2011, Longview Officers went undercover to arrest known prostitutes. During the sting, which lasted for about six hours, eight people were arrested on prostitution related charges and one was arrested for burglary of a vehicle. The burglary happened in the area where the undercover operation was taking place. Those arrested during the sting included:
Teresa Bean prostitution, possession of drug paraphernalia
David Tabor promotion of prostitution
Ashley Senate prostitution, fail to ID fugitive
Stacey Garcia prostitution 2nd offense
Shawntel Wion prostitution
Terri Johnson prostitution 2nd offense
Shana Mestas prostitution
Marsha Craver prostitution 2nd offense
Dejuan Cheatham burglary of vehicle, fail to ID
For full Press Release on the sting click here.
Longview Police officers arrested eight people during an undercover prostitution sting on Friday.
Police say that officers posed as the "Johns", targeting the women.
During the sting, seven women and one man were arrested.
KETK will provide more details as they become available.