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Deputies: 25 arrested in 1-day prostitution sting in Greenville Co.

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GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A one-day prostitution sting in Greenville County netted 25 arrests, according to the sheriff's office.

The Greenville County Sheriff's Office said all of the individuals arrested in the sting Jan. 3 contacted undercover deputies through the Internet and then arranged to meet in person, with intentions of paying for sex.

The 25 suspects were charged with solicitation of prostitution, which is a misdemeanor, the sheriff's office said.

According to the sheriff's office, several of the individuals were also charged with other offenses, such as driving with a suspended license, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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