Five men arrested in undercover operation targeting prostitution along North Tamiami Trail

SARASOTA, FL. – June 2, 2017   – 8 a.m.

On Wednesday, May 31, 2017, the Sarasota Police Department Street Crimes Unit, with the assistance of the Patrol Division and Narcotics Division, conducted an undercover prostitution operation targeting individuals soliciting prostitutes along North Tamiami Trail in the City of Sarasota.  Five (5) men were arrested and charged with Solicitation of Prostitution.

Ephrian K. Myles, 50 1511 31st Street, Sarasota, FL Charge:  Solicitation for Prostitution

Ephrian K. Myles, 50
1511 31st Street, Sarasota, FL
Charge:  Solicitation for Prostitution

Christopher T. Duro, 46 125 W 36th Street, Erie, Pennsylvania    Charge:  Solicitation for Prostitution

Christopher T. Duro, 46
125 W 36th Street, Erie, Pennsylvania   
Charge:  Solicitation for Prostitution

Lance Duggan, 35 5313 Creekside Trail, Sarasota, FL Charge: Solicitation for Prostitution.

Lance Duggan, 35
5313 Creekside Trail, Sarasota, FL
Charge: Solicitation for Prostitution.

Gerio Ferreira Da Costa, 33 205 Patterson Avenue, Osprey, FL Charge:  Solicitation for Prostitution Vehicle seized under city code 33-271.

Gerio Ferreira Da Costa, 33
205 Patterson Avenue, Osprey, FL
Charge:  Solicitation for Prostitution
Vehicle seized under city code 33-271.

David A. Lewis, 30 6784 Jarvis Road, Sarasota, FL Charge: Solicitation for Prostitution Vehicle seized under city code 33-271.

David A. Lewis, 30
6784 Jarvis Road, Sarasota, FL
Charge: Solicitation for Prostitution
Vehicle seized under city code 33-271.