12.7.12 Prostitution Arrests

7 December 2012 by SGT Kevin Fry

Three women were arrested and charged with prostitution and other offenses this week (4-6 DEC 2012) during a Police Operation conducted by the Lancaster City Bureau of Police Selective Enforcement Unit (SEU).

 

The southwest area of the city was targeted for prostitution after citizens and business owners complained to police about the illegal activity.

 

City Police records indicate that there have been approximately Forty (40) citizen complaints received by Lancaster County Wide Communication (LCWC) between 1 January 2012 and 1 December 2012.  This number does not include complaints made via email, the Police Bureau’s website or word-of-mouth complaint’s made directly to officers.

 

During the detail officers posing as “johns” were approached by women who offered to engage in sexual activity for money.

 

Charged were:

 

RIVERA, Milagros NMN  H/F/56

Resident of the 400 blk of W. King St., Lancaster PA

Charged with:

-Prostitution and Related Offenses (M3)

 

WOERNER, Amy Sue  W/F/40

Resident of the 100 blk of New Dorwart St., Lancaster, PA

Charged with:

-Prostitution and related Offenses (M3)

 

PIERGALLINI, Lisa Ann  W/F/34

Resident of the 1st blk of E. Walnut St., Lancaster, PA

Charged with:

-Prostitution and related Offenses (M3)

 

The Lancaster City Bureau of Police would also like to remind citizens that they can SUBMIT A TIP to the city police through the Bureau’s website at http://lancasterpolice.com/.  Once at the website simply click on SUBMIT A TIP, located in the lower left side of the web page. 

 

PIERGALLINI, Lisa Ann

 

 

WOERNER, Amy Sue

 

 

RIVERA, Milagros


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