Five arrested after prostitution sting in Pismo Beach

Five people were arrested Sunday after a prostitution sting in Pismo Beach.

During the undercover operation, police arranged services with suspected prostitutes who advertise online, according to a news release from the Pismo Beach Police Department. Once the suspects arrived and discussed the terms of service, they were arrested.

Three women between the ages of 19 and 27 were arrested on suspicion of prostitution. One was from San Jose, one from Fairfield and one from Sacramento.

Two men, ages 18 and 19, were arrested on suspicion of aiding and abetting prostitution. Both are from Sacramento.