16 arrested in prostitution sweep

Sixteen people were busted in a prostitution sweep in downtown Middletown this past weekend.



Police say 13 men, mainly from Middletown and Wallkill, were arrested for the misdemeanor charge of patronizing a prostitute.



They say three women, all from Middletown, were arrested and charged with prostitution.



Police tell News 12 the crackdown is continuing and more arrests could be on the way.


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