More Than a Dozen Arrested

FWPD Makes Prostitution Arrest (VIDEO)

By Alex Miller

July 3, 2013 Updated Jul 3, 2013 at 11:11 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE (incnow.tv) -- Fort Wayne Police have arrested more than a dozen people on prostitution charges.

Investigators say they focused their efforts on several massage parlors and hotels around town. Police have said that they worked at Q Spa on Getz Rd. and Golden Island on Lima Rd.

Police also say they seized nearly $2,000 during the arrests. Pending charges for the suspects include prostitution and patronizing a prostitute.

The arrests are part of an ongoing investigation by the Vice and Narcotic Division of the Fort Wayne Police Department. Officers were assisted by the Fort Wayne- Allen County Department of Health. Staff from the Health Department were there to offer free STD testing for the suspects.

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