SALISBURY, Md.- Authorities say an undercover prostitution sting in Salisbury has led to the arrests of six suspected prostitutes and eight suspected johns.
Salisbury police said that on March 15, members of the department, along with Maryland State Police, conducted an operation targeting prostitution throughout the city. According to police, the investigation focused on both the females involved in prostitution and the prospective male customers.
Police said that during the two-day operation, the following suspected prostitutes were taken into custody and charged with prostitution and assignation:
Lisa Marie Jones, 47, of Salisbury
Valerie Ann Cheeks, 41, of Salisbury
Dorothy Michelle Donaway, 39, of Salisbury
Alexandria Joy Rittenhouse, 28, of Salisbury
Melanie Beth North, 42, of Salisbury
Celestine Coria Cornish, 58, of Salisbury
Authorities said the following suspected johns were also arrested and charged with prostitution and assignation:
Alexander Clinton Price, 70, of Quantico, Md.
Sean Christopher Beauchamp, 29, of Pocomoke City, Md.
Cortez Maurice Sterling, 24, of Salisbury
Travis Donyel Smullen, 33, of Salisbury
John Herman Williams, 76, of Ocean City, Md.
Earlest Marion Satchell Jr., 46, of Salisbury
Jacob Gordon Vanus, 34, of Salisbury
Keith Samuel Barkley, 49, of Salisbury
Following their arrests, all of the suspects were turned over to the custody of Wicomico Central Booking.
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