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Princeton Police prostitution sting leads to 3 arrests

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After a prostitution sting Thursday night on Mercer Street, Princeton Police were able to put 3 women behind bars.

Monica Combs, Samantha Graham and Amanda Prescutti face charges.

D.B. Whited lead the operation in conjunction with Southern Regional Drugs and Violent Crimes Task Force Bureau of Criminal Investigations in Beckley which is part of the West Virginia State Police. The women were charged on first offense prostitution.

"We do get complaints of prostitution in that area, we are doing what we can to alleviate that problem. We are focusing our attention on the Mercer Street area," said Princeton Police Chief J.W. Howell.

Howell said this is the 4th prostitution sting in the area this year.