A 19-year-old woman from Watertown has been arrested for prostitution.
According to Watertown Police, Tenecia L. Slate, 19, of 323 West Hoard Street, was questioned regarding prostitution after a city resident made a complaint.
Following the investigation, Slate was arrested and charged with Prostitution, a class b misdemeanor, for knowingly accepting a fee in exchange for sexual acts. She was issued an appearance ticket and released shortly after.
According to officials, there are an increasing number of advertisements for prostitution being posted on such sites as Craigslist.