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7 arrested in latest prostitution sting

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Friday, July 15, 2011

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston police arrested 7 men on Thursday during a prostitution sting.

A female undercover officer posed as a street-level prostitute in the Charleston Farms and Midland Park communities.

In the Charleston Farms communities, police arrested: 42-year-old Thomas Bernard Jones, of Morrow, GA; 48-year-old Gregory Allen Deese, of North Charleston; 24-year-old Geffrey Charles Morgan, of Charleston; 31-year-old Fausline Escobar, of Summerville, and 24-year-old Theodore Jenkins, of Charleston.

Jenkins was also charged with unlawful carrying of a pistol.

Over in the Midland Park area, 22-year-old Johnny Sheppard and 21-year-old Earl Ray Snipes, both of North Charleston, were arrested.

All of the suspects are charged with solicitation for prostitution.

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