Five in Court After Prostitution Sting

by Kelly Mills on June 22, 2010 at 4:20 am

Five women arrested following an undercover operation appeared in Zanesville Municipal Court Tuesday.

Lt. Tony Coury says the women were arrested Monday evening when undercover officers conducted a prostitution sting.

According to court records, Courtney Coen pled guilty to one count of soliciting and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. Judge William Joseph gave her a 500 dollar fine and 45 days in jail with the condition of no repeats for two years. April Martin pled guilty to one count of soliciting. She received a 300 dollar fine and 60 days in jail.

Stacy Taylor pled not guilty to a charge of soliciting. Shelly Moore pled not-guilty to charges of soliciting and possession of drug paraphernalia. Brandie Storie pled not guilty to soliciting, possession of drug paraphernalia, and consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle. Those three women will have hearings on July 23rd.