Nine People Arrested In Prostitution Sting

OCALA, Fla. (AP) _ Nine people have been arrested in a prostitution sting in the Ocala area.

The Ocala StarBanner reports ( ) seven men and two women were arrested by undercover drug agents with the Multi-Agency Drug Enforcement Team on Friday.

The men were charged with solicitation of prostitution.

The women were charged with prostitution.

Authorities say the undercover operation was in response to complaints about prostitution in the area.