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      Birmingham prostitution sting nets 35 arrests

      A prostitution sting in Birmingham's Woodlawn community resulted in 35 arrests in three days.

      Operation Red Light began Monday and lasted through Thursday targeting{}suspects soliciting prostitution in the Woodlawn community.

      "This has always been an area of concern with prostitution," said Lt.{}Lloyd Jones. "We've ran several operations in the past, so we basically have to conduct several operations to really make a dent in the issue."

      Thursday morning, police flooded the area targeting those committing other crimes. Several suspects were arrested.

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