Nine women have been arrested and charged following a prostitution sting in Beaumont.
Officers Thursday targeted problem areas after receiving complaints from citizens. Two of the nine cases were upgraded due to previous convictions.
A spokesperson for the Beaumont Police Department said, prostitution will not be tolerated and we urge the public to please contact us if this is going on.”
The spokesperson said anyone wishing to remain anonymous and report prostitution can call Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS (8477).
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