13 arrested in prostitution sting in Newark, New Jersey

NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- More than a dozen women and men were arrested in a prostitution sting in New Jersey Friday.

Newark police said they received complaints about activity in the area of Clinton Avenue and 20th Street to Hawthorne Avenue and Birks Place - and that's where they focused their operation.

In all, four women and nine men were arrested -- the women for allegedly seeking cash for sex, with the men allegedly seeking sex for cash. All were charged with prostitution.

Here are the names of those arrested, as released by police:

Gretchen Ford, 51, of Newark
Charlette Chapman, 41, of Newark
Juanita Coleman, 49, of Irvington
Shenik Hunter, 39 of Irvington

Ikhayere Collins, 44, of Newark
Stanley Stflevr, 22, of Irvington
Jean Georges, 23, of Maplewood
Manuel Yupa- Maurizaca, 40, of Orange
Naquan Oneil, 39, of Newark
Troy Kearney, 39 of Irvington
James Banks, 30, of Newark
Allen E. Brown, 42, of Stroudsburg, PA
John Jackson, 37, of Staten Island, NY

Police said they towed seven vehicles as a result of the arrests.
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