Six Arrested in Prostitution Bust in Newark

Authorities in Newark reports that members of the Newark Police Division’s Special Enforcement Bureau arrested six individuals, including one from out of town, for prostitution and soliciting on Sunday, October 8th.

Police said inresponse to quality of life complaints in the areas of Mulberry Street, Scott Street, Orchard Street and Camp Street, detectives conducted an operation in which the six individuals were arrested.

Those arrested and charged with Prostitution and Soliciting Prostitution from Newark, are: Remones McDaniel, 29; Dorell Korngay, 19; DeShawn Washington, 26, and Zyquan R. Twitty, 20. These individuals were also wanted on outstanding warrants and charged with Contempt of Court.

Yusef Husdon 26, of Newark and Derrick Benson, 25, of Hamburg, were also arrested and charged with Prostitution and Soliciting Prostitution.

“These arrests are due to the public’s involvement in alerting us to criminal activity occurring in their neighborhoods,” Director Ambrose said. “Our partnership with our citizens is one of our greatest assets. We will continue to respond to and answer citizen complaints while enforcing the law.”

These charges are merely accusations.

Each suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.