8 Arrests in Sumter Undercover Prostitution Sting


By News Department

SUMTER, S.C. (WOLO) - Police are crediting numerous tips with an undercover prostitution sting in Sumter.

It led to the arrests of eight people Thursday.

Investigators say undercover officers posed as both streetwalkers and Johns in different locations around Manning Avenue.

While there, they were reportedly approached and offered money in exchange for sex acts.

All eight suspects were released on bond and are scheduled to appear in court next month.

Add a comment


Comment: 1000 Characters Left

ABC Columbia and its affiliated companies are not responsible for the content of comments posted or for anything arising out of use of the above comments or other interaction among the users. We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove or edit user-generated content at any time and for any or no reason in our absolute and sole discretion without prior notice, although we have no duty to do so or to monitor any Public Forum.

Most Popular

Current: 76°
High: 92°
Low: 73°
Wind: 10 MPH
Pressure: 30.09
Humidity: 79 %

What's on WOLOTV Full Schedule