Henrico police arrest woman, 3 men in prostitution bust

By Andy Jenks - bio | email

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A 26-year-old Queens woman was arrested by Henrico Police, as were three men between the ages of 18 and 38 following a prostitution bust in northern Henrico.

On Tuesday, April 13, police say they responded to the 600 block of Telegraph Woods Lane, not far from Brook Road in Glen Allen. Officers spotted two suspicious vehicles parked in front of a vacant structure.

According to police, Erica Gomez, 26, of New York City, along with Jose Escobar-Enriquez, 29, of Henrico, and Oscar Portillo-Rivera, 18, of Henrico were observed in various states of undress.

Police say all three admitted that sex was being exchanged for money.

Gomez, Escobar-Enriquez, and Portillo-Rivera each face various prostitution-related charges. Police say a fourth man, Garcia Romero, 38, of Henrico (not pictured) was the driver of Gomez. He faces one prostitution-related charge as well.

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