Police: 12 arrested in prostitution sting
Twelve people were arrested in connection to a joint prostitution sting, authorities announced Thursday.
Police in Pawtucket and Central Falls said they teamed up after they received “numerous quality of life complaints” from residents and business owners in the area of Broad Street.
As a result of their investigation, they arrested six women on one count of loitering for prostitution, including Jennifer Bice, 34, of Providence; Lisa Torres, 40, of Central Falls; Chauntelle Brodeur, 31, of Pawtucket; Tammy Miguel, 44, of Central Falls; Alyssa Maurelli, 30, of Central Falls and Nicole Hazard, 32, of Cranston.
Six men are also facing one count of procurement of sexual conduct for a fee, including Joao Brito, 71, of Pawtucket; Richard Delano, 55, of Pawtucket; Cesar Davila, 46, of Attleboro; Stanley Wec, 69, of Central Falls; Martin Landinez, 54, of Central Falls and Carlos Bergollo, 47, of Pawtucket.