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Howard police arrest 8 men in prostitution operation

Howard police arrest 8 men in prostitution operation

Howard County police arrested eight men in a reverse prostitution operation at a Route 1 hotel in North Laurel.

Marvin Barrios, 35, of Silver Spring; Tauhid Byrd, 41, of Columbia; Judonald Haynes, 35, of Glenarden; James Walls, 47, of Columbia; Anthony Dixon, 31, of Fairmont Heights; Oscar Flores, 51, of Beltsville; Charles Satchell, 45, of Annapolis; and Dorian Evans, 51, of Fort Washington, were all charged with solicitation of prostitution and disorderly conduct.

According to department spokeswoman Sherry Llewellyn, detectives placed a fake ad on the Backpage website, which is frequently used for prostitution. Several men then called the number in the ad, unaware they...

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