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An undercover prostitution investigation Wednesday, march 15, 2017, at a Denham Springs motel resulted in the arrests of several people.

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An undercover prostitution investigation Wednesday at a Denham Springs motel resulted in the arrests of six people, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office.

The Sheriff's Office partnered with the State Police Special Victims Unit task force in the operation.

"Undercover agents located online profiles which offered cash in exchange for sexual favors," Sheriff Jason Ard said in a Facebook post. "An undercover agent made contact using the information listed on those profiles. A meet was set up. Arrests were made thanks to this team effort."

Arrested were:

  • Annette Young, 33, 999 Gwendale Ave, Baton Rouge, Prostitution
  • Sicily Bananno, 19, 2022 N Lobdell Blvd, Baton Rouge, prostitution, resisting an officer
  • Katie N. Mallet, 32, 77254 Hwy 51, Kentwood, possession of schedule I, II, and III controlled substances and possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Miranda Turner, 22, of Arkansas, Prostitution
  • Angela M. Wright, 27, 30814 Lilac St, Denham Springs, Prostitution
  • James Randolph, 33, 3035 Evan Geline, Baton Rouge, Soliciting for Prostitutes