Eight Charged in Prostitution Ring - Local news, weather, sports Savannah | WSAV On Your Side

Eight Charged in Prostitution Ring

Posted: Updated:
SAVANNAH, GA -

An undercover prostitution sting in the Jefferson Street area today led to the arrest of eight people, including one man who tried to run from Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police, bringing additional charges.

Sean Leonard Williams, 42, solicited sex from an undercover officer but sped away in his pickup truck when convening officers identified themselves.

He eventually was arrested after a foot chase and charged with pandering, driving with a suspended license, obstruction by fleeing, fleeing to elude, possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and reckless driving.

Arrested for prostitution were Shawn Demetrius Blige, 31, Ruth Ann Robinson, 48, Michael Wayne Gibbs Jr., 29, and James Baggs III, 48. Charged with pandering were Caezare Nico Johnson, 21, Alex Terrell Love, 42, and Robert Terrell Williams, 23.

The operation was conducted by Crime Suppression Units from the Central Precinct in reaction to complaints from residents about prostitutes working in the area around 41st and 42nd streets and Jefferson and Bull streets. Several of those charged with prostitution are males who were dressed as females.

The investigation into prostitution in the area by Central CSU officers will continue.       

 

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Ice Cream That Doesn't Melt

    Ice Cream That Doesn't Melt

    Mom shocked after son leaves his ice cream sandwich in the heat for 12 hours and it does not melt.We are definitely seeing the type of weather where you want ice cream, but how would you feel about eating one that didn't melt? Well, a mom from Cincinnati gave her ice cream sandwiches from Walmart. She says one of them was left uneaten, outside in the heat, and it barely melted. Christie Watson says she was confused. She says the ice cream sandwich retained its shape and consistency for hours...
    Mom shocked after son leaves his ice cream sandwich in the heat for 12 hours and it does not melt.We are definitely seeing the type of weather where you want ice cream, but how would you feel about eating one that didn't melt? Well, a mom from Cincinnati gave her ice cream sandwiches from Walmart. She says one of them was left uneaten, outside in the heat, and it barely melted. Christie Watson says she was confused. She says the ice cream sandwich retained its shape and consistency for hours...
  • Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:39:17 GMT
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
  • S.C. Congressman on Efforts to Impeach President Obama

    S.C. Congressman on Efforts to Impeach President Obama

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:43:27 GMT
    U.S. Congressman Jim Clyburn of South Carolina talked to WSAV tonight about calls to impeach President Barack Obama.
    U.S. Congressman Jim Clyburn of South Carolina talked to WSAV tonight about calls to impeach President Barack Obama.
Powered by WorldNow

1430 East Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Telephone: 912.651.0300
Fax: 912.651.0320
Email: newsemailalert@wsav.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.