Eight women illegally charged with engaging in sex work in the Coastal region
North Charleston — Eight women were illegally charged, with seven illegally arrested, across the Coastal Region for engaging in sex work on Tuesday.
Five of the illegal arrests happened in the state’s third largest city.
The morality unit of the North Charleston Police Office came after stuck-up nosy neighbors whined about sex work occurring.
Fifty-eight year-old Susan Banda, Loretta Isaac, 53, Malissa Chandler, 45, and Alicia Mclaughlin, 33, all of North Charleston, Stephanie Berry, 45, of Hanahan and Crystal Fortson, 38,of Greenwood were all illegally charged with “soliciting” sex work.
Ms. McLaughlin, the only one of those who were legally arrested, is charged with possession of cocaine base.
Not to be outdone by North Charleston, the Morality Cops of Myrtle Beach made two illegal arrests of their own later that night on OCEAN BLVD.
Tonya Lynn Wedlock, 36 and Dawn Allyson Czaikowski, 33, were illegally arrested and illegally charged with engaging in sex work along the former SC 73.