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More arrests in prostitution sting

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Posted: Jun 21, 2014 10:44 PM by Trey Schmaltz
Source: WBRZ

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BATON ROUGE- More arrests were made in connection with an undercover sting targeting prostitutes.

Gabrielle Bell, 26, was arrested after deputies said she took money and planned to have sex with an undercover agent at an area hotel. According to arrest documents, the detective told Bell he would give her $300 for an hour and she accepted.

Bell later told investigators, she made as much as $10,000 while working in Baton Rouge.

Bell was using a website, known for hosting solicitors, arrest documents reported. The site was connected to a raid where nearly two-dozen people were arrested a few days ago.

Arrest records also showed a man had been arrested this weekend for trying to buy sex.
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