PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 70-year-old male was among five suspects arrested in a prostitution crackdown in Philadelphia.
Members of the City Wide Vice Enforcement Unit conducted a Patronizing Operation on Thursday.READ MORE: Philadelphia Mother Pleading To Find Driver Who Struck Son In Hit-And-Run, 'Guardian Angel' Who Found Him
The undercover decoy operation occurred in the area of Kensington Avenue and Sergeant Street.
As a result of the operation, five suspects were taken into custody. Each was charged with Prostitution and Solicitation.
Police have identified the suspects as:
Donald M. Farrell, 52, of Philadelphia.READ MORE: Philadelphia's Evil Genius Beer Company Giving Out Free Beers To Those Getting Vaccinated In May
Francisco Sanchez, 70, of Philadelphia.
Anthony Steele, 44, of Philadelphia.
Suong Van Nguyen, 68, of Philadelphia.
John Stephen Davidson, 31, of Philadelphia.MORE NEWS: Friday Night In New Jersey Looks Like Something Out Of 2019 As Restrictions Eased
Investigators said $1,842 in cash was confiscated during the operation.