PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) – Five men have been arrested after investigators discovered a prostitution sting in Mercer County.
According to court documents, undercover police discovered a prostitution sting near Thorn Street in Princeton.
While on Thorn Street, a female undercover agent was approached by several men and propositioned for sexual acts in exchange for money.
The following men are charged with soliciting to prostitution:
- Donald Lee Phillips, 69, of Lerona, WV
- Terry Matthew Lilley, 47, of Bluefield, WV
- Tyler Anthony Romeo, 25, of Bluefield, WV
- Mark A Cole, 60, of Lashmeet, WV
- Danny Wayne Fox, 67, of Princeton, WV
The entire proposition was audio recorded, according to court documents.