Galveston prostitution sting nets 12 arrests

May 28, 2010 11:07:31 AM PDT
Several arrests were made in Galveston yesterday during an undercover prostitution sting, police say. Galveston police say they had received several complaints of prostitution from residents in the East Isle community. So they set up a sting, using an undercover female officer posing as a prostitute near the area of 31st street and Seawall.

The sting netted the arrests of 12 people. Charges range from prostitution to interfering with police.