Sarasota, Fla. (970 WFLA)- On March 29th, members of the Sarasota Police Department Street Crimes Unit, with the assistance of the Narcotics Unit and Patrol Division, conducted an undercover prostitution operation targeting individuals soliciting prostitutes along North Tamiami Trail in the City of Sarasota.The operation was conducted in the 4700 block of North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. Five (5) men were arrested and charged with Solicitation of Prostitution.
The men charged, left to right include:
58 year old Joseph Harrell of Bradenton, FL. Charges:Solicitation of Prostitution, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana, Vehicle seized under City Code 33-271.
64 year old Marvin Campbell, of Sarasota, FL. Charge: Solicitation of Prostitution
28 year old Yaicel Montalvan-Poveda, of Sarasota, FL. Charge: Solicitation of Prostitution
36 year old Juan Avila-Bravo, of Riverview, FL. Charges: Solicitation of Prostitution, Warrant: Failure to Appear/Driving with License Suspended
25 year old Randy Crawford, of Bradenton, FL. Charge: Solicitation of Prostitution
Photo Credit:Sarasota Police