Three prostitution stings in Wood County communities netted 21 arrests this summer.
Seven men were arrested after the most recent hotel bust Monday in Rossford.
Charged with soliciting prostitution, which is a third-degree misdemeanor, were: Rodney Metzger, 55, of Monroe; Tarek Abou-Madkour, 43, and Peter Schaal, 41, both of Holland; Shawn Allen, 37, of Toledo; Douglas Long, 68, of Clayton, Mich.; Otto Schug, 44, of Columbus, Ind.; and Ronald Stewart, 43, of Bryan.
The cases are pending in Perrysburg Municipal Court.
A July 31 sting in Northwood yielded five arrests for solicitation: Vincent Sample, 26, of Toledo; Ronak Patel, 27, of Elmhurst, N.Y.; Joseph Beehner, 19, of Maumee; Nathan Ball, 22, of Bellevue, Ohio; and Joshua Morrin, 24, of Whitehouse.
Their cases are pending in Northwood Municipal Court.
Arrested July 2 in Rossford were Jason Hartman, 37, of Findlay; Cannon Mallard, 23, of Southfield, Mich.; Randy Steedman, 47, of Rossford; Troy V. Smith, 51, of Sylvania; and Charles Martin, Jr., 54; Tasha R. Walker, 35, and Betty Slinker, 37, all of Toledo. They are charged with soliciting prostitution.
Chanice S. Burkes, 23, and Shirley Speelman, 31, both of Toledo were charged with complicity to soliciting prostitution in the July 2 sting.