Knoxville (WVLT) Another prostitution sting in East Knoxville lands more than a dozen women behind bars.
Knoxville Police officers conducted the sting yesterday from 11 AM to 2 PM in the Park Ridge and Magnolia Avenue area after numerous complaints from people living there.
13 women are now facing charges.
Six are charged with solicitation for the purpose of prostitution, two for solicitation of a ride, and three for possession of drug paraphernalia.
One was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
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