6 arrested in prostitution bust in Newark, Delaware

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6 arrested in prostitution bust: Rick Williams reports during Action News at Noon on March 16, 2018.

Authorities have arrested six men in a prostitution bust in Newark, Delaware.

Undercover officers placed a fake ad online and received more than 150 calls in response.



Police say six men then showed up at a hotel requesting sexual favors in exchange for money or drugs.

All six were arrested and charged.

Newark Police released the following list of suspects and the charges filed against them:

Saleh Ahmed, 41, of Newark DE - Patronizing a Prostitute

Jeffrey Osborne, 47, of Kemblesville PA - Patronizing a Prostitute, Marijuana Possession
Shrey Upadhyay, 25, of W. Deptford NJ - Patronizing a Prostitute
Mario Colon, 24, of New Castle DE - Patronizing a Prostitute
Jason Wilson, 34, of Newark DE - Patronizing a Prostitute
Robert North, 49, of Smyrna, DE - Patronizing a Prostitute

All six were issued summonses to appear in court at a later date and released from custody.

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