Eight Arrested in Portsmouth Prostitution Bust

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (WSAZ) -- Portsmouth Police recently arrested eight people in an operation to combat the sex for hire trade in Portsmouth.

Portsmouth Chief Robert Ware says seven women and one man were arrested during the operation.

Ware says all eight people face solicitation charges.

Those arrested include:
Amber Mingus, 26, of Wheelersburg
Chrissy Parsons, 30, of Portsmouth
Susan Ogier, 23, of Portsmouth
Christie Stapleton, 24, of Portsmouth
Diane Keller, 48, of Portsmouth
Yolanda Salem, 34, of Portsmouth
Deanna Hurt, 30, of Portsmouth
Danny Glispie, 63, of South Shore, Kentucky

They were scheduled to be arraigned Friday in Portsmouth Municipal Court.

The New Boston Police and Scioto County Sheriff's Office assisted in the operation.

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