Three arrested in Lake Tahoe prostitution sting |

Three arrested in Lake Tahoe prostitution sting

Staff Reports

Three women were arrested on Saturday at Stateline for illegally engaging in prostitution after a sting.

The women, aged 23, 30, and 51 were arrested in Stateline on suspicion of prostitution.

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Street Enforcement Team have been investigating reports of prostitution in the Stateline casino core.

Investigators were on scene at a casino hotel room when the female escort arrived to perform her services. She was detained after offering sexual services for money.

All three were booked into jail for solicitation or engaging in prostitution. Bail was set at $640 each.

While Nevada has legal brothels, prostitution is illegal in Douglas County.