SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) – Six people were — including two local residents — were arrested Thursday on prostitution charges, authorities said.
Sulphur Police Department detectives and narcotics conducted a special undercover operation after several residents complained of prostitution at local motels, according to Mel Estess, Sulphur Police spokesman. Contact was made with the suspects using the website Backpage.com.
Lake Charles residents Danielle Renae Sellers, 28, and Jamie Dwayne Jackson, 37, were arrested — Sellers on a prostitution charge and Jackson, on an inciting prostitution charge, Estess said.
Others arrested and their charges include Alesha Renae Baros, 22 of Hopps, Texas, prostitution and simple possession of marijuana; Mija Allys McCart, 29, of Houston, prostitution; Heather Rachelle Garrett, 25, Richmond, Texas, prostitution and Tommy Michael Lockett, 56, of Houston, inciting prostitution.
Those with any information on these crimes are asked to call Sulphur police at 337-527-4550.