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.