Fifteen men charged in Newport News prostitution sting

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February 10, 2012

3:42 PM

In Newport News, 15 men were charged Friday with soliciting prostitution in a sting by the Newport News Police Department. Included in the group was Virginia Tech Hall of Fame quarterback Maurice DeShazo. The arrests were conducted as part of the Cook County, Ill. Sherriff’s Office National Day of Johns Arrests, a day when police departments crack down on solicitors of prostitutes nationwide.

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Senior Staff Writer Walter Hickey '12 is an Applied Mathematics major from Harriman, N.Y. He was previously Online Editor.