Wichita police arrest 13 in prostitution sting along Broadway corridor

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

Wichita police arrested 13 men in a prostitution-related sting along the Broadway corridor on Thursday. 

Officer Charley Davidson said several units teamed up to focus on individuals attempting to purchase sexual relations along the corridor. 

Thursday's arrests bring the total reported number of people arrested in recent stings to 37. Nineteen were arrested in two stings in late August and five were arrested in a September sting. 

"We're going to continue to be proactive against this kind of activity," Officer Davidson said.

Wichita police arrest 5 women for prostitution along Broadway

Wichita police arrest 19 in prostitution stings

The Wichita Police Department launched the four-year "Broadway Corridor Project" in August. The Broadway corridor stretches from Pawnee to 21st Street North and from Water to St. Francis.

 The following men were arrested Thursday:

  • James N. Dunham
  • William J. Little
  • Larry D. Jones
  • Stanley Locke
  • Jerry Praytor
  • Willie J. Jacobs
  • Reinier Diaz-Perez
  • Brandon A. Boyer
  • Michael A. Lowe
  • Peter T. Bouatic
  • Ramon Porras-Gutierrez
  • Desiderio Moreno-Alvarez
  • Jerry V. Martinez (not pictured)


 

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