Police: Two Prostitutes Arrested in New Bedford’s North End
NEW BEDFORD - Two New Bedford women are arrested on prostitution charges.
Members of the New Bedford Police Narcotics Unit arrested the women Wednesday night after an investigation into prostitution in the area of Acushnet Avenue near Holly and Nye streets.
Police say the two women were arrested after they approached undercover detectives with behavior consistent with prostitution.
Police arrested Lynette Cuba, 38, of 14 S. Sixth St., Apt 6, New Bedford, at 10:42 p.m. and Dominga Andrews, 47, of 196 Dartmouth St., New Bedford, at 11:14 p.m. and charged them with one count each of sexual conduct for a fee. Cuba was arrested in the area of Acushnet Avenue and Nye Street. Andrews was arrested near Acushnet Avenue and Holly Street.