Prostitution "John" arrests 24 February 2017

On February 24, 2017 (Fri.) the Lancaster City Police Department’s Selective Enforcement Unit conducted an undercover operation targeting customers of street level prostitutes, commonly referred to as “Johns”.  Residents of several city neighborhoods have made complaints of prostitution and other related activity occurring regularly in front of their homes and within sight of their children.  This activity also negatively impacts businesses, customers of legitimate places of business and effects tourists to the downtown area.  All suspects arrested were held at the city police station until the conclusion of the targeted enforcement detail and released on summons.

****The Bureau of Police is respectfully requesting that the media limit what is published to that which is on this news release and should the media become aware of any additional information, particularly the names of any witnesses or Lancaster residents in this case, it is requested that they refrain from publishing that information so as not to jeopardize the safety of anyone nor this ongoing investigation.****

All persons accused of a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.

1)  LIBERTY, John W/M/82

     Resident, 400 blk. S. Prince St. Lancaster City

     Charged with- Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution

2)  NAZIER, Walid A/M/30

     Resident, 500 blk. N. Third St. Columbia PA

     Charged with- Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution

3)  BAXLEY, Jasper B/M/55

    Resident, 100 blk. W. King St. Lancaster City

    Charged with- Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution

4)  ARIOSA-BARCO, Daimel H/M/31

    Resident, 500 blk. Howard Ave. Lancaster City

    Charged with- Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution

5)  WHITE, Douglas B/M/47

     Resident, 1300 blk. Columbia Ave. Lancaster Township

     Charged with-  Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution and Possession of Marijuana

6)  HUSSEIN, Abdirahman B/M/44

     Resident, 1st blk. W. Strawberry St. Lancaster City

     Charged with- Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution

7)  INMAN, Derek B/M/34

    Resident, 200 blk. S. Prince St. Lancaster City

    Charged with- Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution and Possession of Marijuana

8)  SANTANA, Hector H/M/49

     Resident, 200 blk. Fawn Meadow Crossing Manor Township

     Charged with- Criminal Solicitation of Prostitution