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Police arrest 16 during prostitution sting

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police arrested 16 people for prostitution during a sting operation Thursday evening.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, five women and 11 men were taken into custody.

Officers said the men who were arrested were "Johns" paying for the women's services.

During previous stings, police found men dressed as women and selling their bodies, but that was not the case in this bust.

All of the suspects were booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison except one man.

He was issued a summons due to health issues.


Angela Patterson, 29, of Baton Rouge

Iverson Woodside, 49, of Baton Rouge

Shana Allvord, 43, of Baton Rouge

Billy Weatherford, 46, of Baton Rouge

Kacey Chaney, 31, of Baton Rouge

Michael Netters, 18, of Baton Rouge

Alcide Davis, 21, of Port Allen

Roy Johnson, 54, of Baton Rouge

Ruben Gomez, 35, of Baton Rouge

Hope Stevens, 40, of Baton Rouge

William Johnson, 40, of Baton Rouge

Tracey Hatcher, 37, of Baton Rouge

Marlon Washington, 48, of Brusly

Travis Issac, 31, of Baton Rouge

Arthur Jackson, 62, of Baton Rouge

Ronald Williams, 62, of Baton Rouge

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