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12 arrested during undercover prostitution bust on Pacific Avenue

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Sep. 14, 2012 at 9:22 am |
September 14, 2012 9:22 am

Tacoma police arrested 12 men Thursday night during an undercover prostitution bust.

Officers with the department’s special investigations unit posed as prostitutes. Many of the arrests occurred 8-8:30 p.m. in the 9200 block of Pacific Avenue.

Eight of the men have been charged with soliciting or patronizing prostitution and are expected to be arraigned this afternoon. Four have immigration holds.

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