Police arrest seven in North Charleston prostitution sting

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C (WCIV) -- More than half a dozen people are charged with solicitation for prostitution during an undercover operation by North Charleston police.

A police spokesperson says the reverse prostitution operation was conducted, after residents in the Charleston Farms Community notified police about concerns of prostitution in the area.

During the sting, a undercover female officer posing as a prostitute made the following arrests along Remount Road:

Joereildo Caixeta. Jr of Charlotte, NC
Jamie Justo of Mt. Pleasant
Michael Killgore of Hanahan
Randy Etling of Moncks Corner
Jonathan Mendez-Martinez of North Charleston
Martin Rangel-Galvez of North Charleston
Able Gonzalez- Cercencio of Goose Creek

All were charged with solicitation of prostitution which carries a $470 fine.