CLEWISTON, FL. -- Hendry County Special Operations Division conducted a commercial sex prostitution operation in Clewiston on Friday, October 28, 2011. In a one hour period Sheriff's Deputies arrested three men on prostitution charges, for pimping.
Arrested were 33 year old David Paul Salas of Okeechobee, Florida, 49 year old Juan Patricio Cisneros of Moore Haven, and 25 year old Benjamin Bartolo (photo above) of Clewiston, Florida. All three were charged with Procure for Prostitute (Pimping) and transported to the Hendry County Jail.
(photo: Benjamin Bartolo of Clewiston)
The men were later released on a $1,000 bond. It was later found that Salas is a registered sex offender who currently resides in Okeechobee County. He was convicted of statutory rape and contributing to the delinquency of a minor in Georgia.