Nichole Hannahs

7 Arrested in Prostitution Sting

by Nichole Hannahs on June 29, 2012 at 11:16 am

The Zanesville Police Department said they have arrested five females and two males in an undercover prostitution sting.

Captain Tony Coury said that the sting done in conjunction with the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office and Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force took place in downtown Zanesville in the areas of West Main Street, Luck and Ridge Avenues and Brighton Boulevard.

The seven placed under arrest are charged with soliciting prostitution, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of drug abuse instruments, possession of drugs cocaine and an outstanding bench warrant.