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Six arrested in Starke prostitution sting

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Updated: 8/12/2013 11:28 pm

STARKE, Fla. -- Four women were arrested in a Bradford County prostitution sting. Two men were also arrested on other charges related to the sting.

The Starke Police Department began Operation Adult Escort II on Aug. 7.

On Aug. 8, officers began accessing an escort website offered in Gainesville and Jacksonville. Three appointments were made to meet an undercover officer at a local hotel.

On Friday night, four people were arrested for offering to commit, or committing, or to engage in prostitution, lewdness, or assignation.

Michelle Leigh Treece, 32, of Yulee.

Linda Gail Lewis, 23, of Jacksonville

Sarah Jane Walsh, 32, of Gainesville,and

Amy Brooke Franssen, 34, of Gainesville

Police also questioned two men at the scene:

Jeremiah Jurome Jones, 29, of Jacksonville, was charged with the following:

• 8 Counts of Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer

• Cocaine Trafficking

• Tampering with evidence

• Resisting an Officer with violence

• Transporting a person to a place for the purpose of prostitution.

Roudoloshire John Henry Brown, 26, of Jacksonville was charged with resisting an officer without violence.

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nativejax - 8/13/2013 2:30 PM
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And she say, It's a 'business to do pleasure with you ".

wishmistress - 8/13/2013 4:04 AM
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Let rapists and child molesters run free, but make sure to stop and incarcerate idiot, consenting adults from self- destruction. Give me a break.
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