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Police nab four men in Grand Forks prostitution sting

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GRAND FORKS - Four men were arrested Thursday during a prostitution sting in Grand Forks, police said Friday.

A motel manager agreed to let police use his establishment to set up the sting.


A female officer posed as a prostitute advertised online. When potential customers showed up, they were arrested for "hiring an individual to engage in sexual activity", a Class B Misdemeanor in North Dakota. The maximum penalty is 30 days in jail and a $1,000 fine.

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