RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) – Members of the Regional Street Enforcement Team conducted a prostitution operation focusing on Downtown Reno.
30 year old Vincent Olenik and 35 year old Christen Gomez of Reno, 24 year old Daniel Rashidi of Sparks, 41 year old Jose Ramirez-Negrete and 35 year old David Stoops of Carson City, and 50 year old Jesus Luna of Tulsa, Oklahoma were all either issued a citation or arrested for solicitation for prostitution.
In addition to the men listed, SET detectives were contacted by two females and solicited for sex in exchange for money. One female received a citation while the second female was arrested for several charges.
The Regional Street Enforcement Team would like to remind residents and visitors to the community that all forms of prostitution are illegal in Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County. Prostitution, outside of a licensed brothel, is illegal everywhere in Nevada.
The Regional Street Enforcement Team will continue to conduct operations in areas known for prostitution transactions and will continue to target the customers of prostitution.