Ten People Facing Charges After Knoxville Prostitution Bust

Knoxville (WVLT) - Several people are in custody after a prostitution sting in the East and West Knoxville areas.

The Knoxville Police Department conducted the sting from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Friday.

It resulted in the arrest of the following women on prostitution charges:

Jovetta Brown
Pamela Duncan
Sunny Graves
Tonya Johnson
Stephanie Paterson
Tiki Jo Wampler
Leona Wilder

Three people were also cited in connection with the prostitution bust:
Darlene Morrow - cited for misdemeanor soliciting a ride
Don Henley - cited for misdemeanor simple possession of a schedule 2 drug
Csilla Moore - cited for misdemeanor simple possession of a schedule 2 drug


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  • by Jovetta Location: Drexel Hill, PA on Oct 23, 2007 at 07:07 PM
    My name is Jovetta R. Brown and i have never been to Knoxville or arrested for prostitution! I would love to call and speak to police to find out who this other Jovetta is!
  • by Amy Location: Sevierville on Aug 27, 2007 at 01:18 AM
    The thing is Mike, that it doesn't humiliate them. If that was actually so, these stings would help. But they get bonded out, and in 5 minutes they are back on the corners.
  • by maggie nola on Aug 21, 2007 at 10:53 PM
    pics pics pics? where are the pics?
  • by jason Location: LaFollette on Aug 21, 2007 at 08:32 PM
    what is the big deal about paying for sex? We pay for gas, utilities, groceries, so what is the differance?
  • by mike Location: Powell on Aug 21, 2007 at 08:01 AM
    I think it is a good idea to expose these people. A little huniliation will make them and others think twice before doing it again.

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