Cops: 9 busted in undercover Middletown prostitution bust

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Police in Middletown have announced that they've arrested nine people in an undercover prostitution sting.

The operation took place on North Street on Friday, an area that many businesses and residents have complained about for having an increase in prostitution.

Police say they arrested five prostitutes and four johns in the sting.

The nine have all been charged with misdemeanors. Police also say two of the prostitutes had drugs on them at the time of their arrests.

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