FALL RIVER — Fall River Police have reported the results of an undercover operation to respond to citizen and business complaints of prostitution activity in the aera of North Main Street at Pine Street.

On Tuesday, September 27, between the hours of 7 p.m. and 11:30 p.m., members of the Fall River Police Department's Vice & Intelligence Unit conducted the investigation, during which eight men were arrested after soliciting a female undercover police officer.

Arrested and charged with sexual conduct for pay were:

--John McCauley, 64, of 638 Birch Street, Fall River
--Jason Almeida, 38, of 1084 Laurel Street, Fall River
--Elizeu Mota, 38, of 538 June Street, Fall River
--Jordan Camara, 21, of 73 Kent Street, Fall River
--Paulo Silva, 20, of 126 Sixteenth Street, Fall River
--Jovani Rodriguez, 20, of 220 Johnson Street, Fall River
--Louis Vertentes, 47, of 34 Rosewood Road, Somerset
--Jeremy Wood, 29, of 357 Wilson Road, Fall River

--Fall River Police Department