Those are the findings of a 4-month undercover operation by the Smith County Sheriff's Department. Three women are charged with prostitution. They are from Longview, Kilgore, and Frankston. One woman faces a drug charge and another is charged with evading Lexington interracial dating. He's accused of being one of the women's driver.
Authorities say three men are truck drivers. Two from Florida are charged with solicitation of a prostitute. A third, from Missouri, is charged with drug possession and delivery.
The Sheriff's Department has received complaints from truck drivers, saying prostitutes were banging on their doors, while they were asleep. Drivers say they've been approached at all hours of the League City ring inscriptions latin. They're making good money and they're coming out here steadily doing it.
We're not just going to stop. Prostitutes have been working out of an East Texas rest stop.
So far, it's led to seven arrests. Julie Tam, reporting.