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21 Arrested in Prostitution Sting in Rhode Island

The arrests were made on Aug. 25 in Pawtucket and Central Falls

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    Police in Rhode Island arrested 21 people as part of a prostitution sting last month.

    According to necn affiliate WJAR, the arrests were made on Aug. 25 in Pawtucket and Central Falls.

    Thirteen men were charged with a procurement of sexual conduct for a fee, three other men were charged with soliciting from a motor vehicle for indecent purposes, and five women were charged with loitering for prostitution. 

    The following people are facing charges: 

    • Jose Ferreira of Central Falls - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee, as well as driving after denial, suspension or revocation of license

    • Felix Torres of Pawtucket - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • June Pueyo of Pawtucket - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Alexander Pereira of East Providence - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • David Bedard of Rehoboth - Procurement of sexual for a fee

    • Aureliano Olvera of Pawtucket - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Diamantino DaCosta of Central Falls - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Seyon Balogun of Providence - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Stephen George of Central Falls - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Leudys Rodrigues-Peralta of Central Falls - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Edwin Cantrell of Woonsocket - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Romulo Gomes of Pawtucket - Procurement of sexual conduct for a fee

    • Jennifer Bice of Mansfield - Loitering for Prostitution

    • Janay Wilcox of Central Falls - Loitering for Prostitution

    • Carmen Robles of Central Falls - Loitering for Prostitution

    • Nicole Hazard of Central Falls - Loitering for Prostitution

    • Maria Ursillo of Pawtucket - Loitering for Prostitution 

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