KPD Arrest Several in Prostitution Sting

Knoxville (WVLT) - Knoxville police have arrested 20 people and cited seven others in a series of stings to stop street prostitution the past three days.

All 27 people were charged with some type of prostitution offense.

Some also face charges of possessing drugs, drug paraphernalia , driving on a suspended license, outstanding warrants, criminal impersonation and failure to wear a seat belt.