Online Staff Report
Four women have been arrested on prostitution charges following a Rockford Police Department (RPD) M3 Street Team prostitution operation at east-side Rockford hotels Feb. 9.
The operation was conducted where the RPD has received complaints from management of illicit sexual activity within their businesses. The operation targeted prostitutes who advertise their services on social media websites.
The following four women were arrested:
• Brenda K. Hughes, 49, charged with prostitution and resisting arrest;
• Teisha K. Hamm, 24, charged with prostitution;
• Stephanie M. Metcalf, 26, charged with prostitution; and
• Patricia A. Meives, 43, charged with prostitution and wanted on a warrant.