COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WUSA) -- Prince George's County Police say more than 30 people have been arrested in two days in a prostitution sting in College Park hotels.
Police say the sting involves female officers posing as prostitutes to converse with "would-be johns" over the phone after placing fake ads on websites devoted to solicitation.
Wednesday, officers arrested 13 men for assignation (the act of meeting up in order to exchange sex for money) and six women on prostitution charges at 5 area hotels. Thursday, 11 more were arrested for assignation and six for prostitution.
The following people are being charged in the sting:
• John Amtequera, 33, of Silver Springs
• Oscar Benitez, 42, of West Lanham
• Joseph Cadet, 46, of Beltsville
• Jamesyin Chi, 42, of Rockville
• Mahndel Green, 39, of Bowie
• Mark Hallenman, 55, of Annapolis
• Niegel Kham, 27, of Beltsville
• Keith Lambkin, 34, of College Park
• Asburton Nelson, 50, of Silver Springs
• Visuas Patel, 42, of Laurel
• Anig Sawat, 49, of Berwin, Md.
• Clifton Stone, 52, of Bladensburg
• Michael Zeydelis, 40, of Reisterstown
• Alexis Williams, 29, of Cleveland, OH
• Channel Karnes, 23, of Orlando, FL
• Jershelle Bey-Wilson, 24, of Washington, DC
• Bernadette Harper, 27, of Washington, DC
• Angela Oladiji, 23, of Washington, DC
• Gloria Reyes, 42, of Hyattsville