JESSUP, MD (WUSA9) - Ten men were arrested for solicitation of prostitution at a hotel in Jessup, Md., according to Howard County police.
The hotel is located in the 8100 block of Washington Boulevard. To make the arrests, police set up a fake ad on a website called Backpage.
When men called, they spoke to an undercover female officer, who provided a meeting location upon the caller's request.
Police say the men were arrested when they arrived and were charged with solicitation of prostitution and disorderly conduct.
The following men were arrested:
- Garland D. Hodges, 51, Nottingham
- Leon M. Mil, 38, Columbia
- Douglas Dixon, 30, Prince Frederick
- Juan P. Rodriguez, 30, Beltsville
- Jacob L. Cramer, 34, Huntingtown
- Cesar A. Angel-Sermeno, 32, Columbia
- Cuong T. Le, 22, Jessup
- Osman P. Akcam, 53, Perry Hall
- John C. Organ, 27, Silver Spring
- Drew T. Kramer, 25, Baltimore