HOUSTON -

The Harris County Sheriff's Office charged 12 men with prostitution during a sting in north Harris County.

Undercover deputies advertised as escorts and arranged to meet the men off of I-45 North and Beltway 8, said investigators. Once the suspects arrived and made an agreement with the undercover deputies to receive sexual services in exchange for money, they were arrested.

The below 12 have been charged and are pictured from top left to bottom right:

  • Michael Nicholoson
  • Greggory Arthur Mitchell
  • Ratilal K Patel
  • Zenaido Martínez
  • Andrew Bray (also charged with evading arrest)
  • Hung Vo
  • José Arévalo
  • Héctor Aparacio
  • Byron Fuentes
  • Lee Henry Harris
  • Elbert C Thompson
  • Eliu D García