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North Sacramento County prostitution sting results in 23 arrests

A prostitution sting conducted last week by the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department in the north part of the county resulted in 23 arrests.

The department’s North Problem Oriented Policing Team conducted the undercover operation at several locations along Watt Avenue and Auburn Boulevard over a three-day period. Deputies arrested 12 adults for prostitution or prostitution-related offenses. Eleven additional arrests were made for a variety of other criminal offenses and outstanding warrants, according to a Sheriff’s Department news release.

Arrested on suspicion of prostitution or prostitution-related offenses were Ebony Johnson, 30; Alisha Simpson, 23; Levi Peterson, 33; Shayla Godsey, 23; Alfredo Mendez, 45; Donisha Smith, 20; Porsha Robinson, 33; Sia Johnson, 21; Christina Brown, 46; Pamela Bryant, 50; Leslie Sewell, 38; and Keyosha Walker, 20.

Arrested on suspicion of various other offenses were Ty Alexander, 19; Keith Martin, 45; Edward Emerson, 47; Robert Duke, 30; Lucas Carmichael, 33; Cory Lobretto, 28; James Clark, 30; Justice Campbell, 33; Alisha Robinson, 19; Bernard Hicks, 21; and Aaron Johnson, 40.

Mugshots of those arrested are posted on the Sheriff’s Department website.

Call The Bee’s Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.