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Prostitution sting results in 15 area arrests

Last Modified: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 10:35 AM

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The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested 15 people after a two-day undercover sting operation into human trafficking and prostitution last week, authorities said.

Two men and 13 women were arrested in “Operation Cross Country VIII,” CPSO spokeswoman Kim Myers said in a news release.

Women from Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas, Florida and California were arrested during the sting. Some of the women were charged with prostitution offenses, while others, including the men, were arrested for drug-related offenses.

The woman are accused of advertising sexual favors for money on the Internet, Myers said.

CPSO vice detectives, sex crimes division, victims services and patrol division worked in conjunction with the FBI and Louisiana State Police, Myers said. The sting took place Thursday and Friday, she said.

Those arrested include:

Rhonda B. Miller, 49, Lake Charles, no known address: inciting prostitution, drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond: $6,000.

Malari S. Landry, 27, 835 S. La. 109, Vinton: methamphetamine possession, synthetic marijuana possession, possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond: $8,000.

Rogerrikka L. Simon, 20, 1016 Fancher St., Vinton: methamphetamine possession, synthetic marijuana possession, possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond: $5,500.

Timothy R. Vincent, 34, 4104 Worthy Drive: methamphetamine possession, crack cocaine possession, possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond: $11,000.

Demetricius M. Young, 37, 3611 E. Mimosa Drive, Sulphur: methamphetamine possession, crack cocaine possession, possession of drug paraphernalia: Bond $11,000.

Ten women were given misdemeanor summons: Lisa Corbett, 29, Houston: inciting prostitution; Simeund Darby, 36, Little Rock, Ark.: inciting prostitution; Brandi Foreman, 25, Hawthorne, Calif.: solicitation of prostitution, solicitation of crimes against nature; Rebecca Green, 27, 1833 S. Tallowwood Drive: inciting prostitution; Jessica Hale, 22, Fort Smith, Ark.: solicitation of prostitution, solicitation of crimes against nature; Stephanie Johnson, 30, 318 Holland St.: solicitation of prostitution; Charlotte Kelkar, 27, 211 E. Mimosa Drive, Sulphur: solicitation of prostitution, solicitation of crimes against nature; Mindy Kingsbury, 29, Fort Myers, Fla.: prostitution by massage; Kelsy Miller, 26, no known address, Lake Charles: solicitation of prostitution, solicitation of crimes against nature; Julie Vongdara, 21, Fort Smith, Ark.: solicitation of prostitution, solicitation of crimes against nature.

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