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HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801

 

Rex Reynolds                         Wendell Johnson

       Chief of Police               Public Affairs Administrator

(256) 427-7001                       (256) 427-7043  
 

      Special Operations             North Precinct              West Precinct        South Precinct
         (256) 427-7157               (256) 746-4111           (256) 427-5461     (256) 213-4503

            
 

Eleven Charged in Late Night West Precinct Prostitution Sting

 

Huntsville, Alabama (September 20, 2006) Police Officers from the Huntsville Police Departmentís West Precinct conducted an overnight prostitution sting and made 11 arrests.  Police spokesman Wendell Johnson said the women were booked into the Madison County Metro Jail on various charges from Soliciting Prostitution to Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Johnson said the Officers targeted Tuesday nightís sting in the area south of I-565, north of 9th Avenue, east of Triana Blvd and west of Memorial Parkway.

 

1.      Darlene Davis Lane, DOB 5-18-64, charged with Soliciting Prostitution.

2.      Shannon Robinson, DOB 4-6-70, charged with Soliciting Prostitution and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

3.      Patricia Ann Hilliard, DOB 1-9-66, charged with Soliciting Prostitution and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

4.      Bobbie Byrd, DOB 3-7-54, charged with Soliciting Prostitution and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

5.      Margaret Smith, DOB 6-28-67, charged with Soliciting Prostitution.

6.      Mildred Gordon, DOB 12-14-74, charged with Soliciting Prostitution.

7.      Talitha Baker, DOB 6-12-74, charged with Soliciting Prostitution.

8.      Carolyn Haden, DOB 5-17-64, charged with Soliciting Prostitution and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

9.      Demita Jackson, DOB 7-18-61, charged with Soliciting Prostitution and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

10.  Melinda Haygood, DOB 12-10-75, charged with Soliciting Prostitution.

11. Shelia Stewart, DOB 4-12-66, charged with Soliciting Prostitution and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.