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Three Texans arrested following prostitution sting in west Shreveport

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Bobby Barrett, 30 Bobby Barrett, 30
Taylor Courtney, 19 Taylor Courtney, 19
Talia Jefferson, 17 Talia Jefferson, 17
SHREVEPORT, La. (KTBS) -

Almost 2 weeks ago, members of the Shreveport Police Department's Vice Unit received a tip about suspected prostitution activity in the 6700 block of Raspberry Lane in west Shreveport. Members of the Vice Unit conducted numerous hours of surveillance operations and investigating the alleged prostitution activity.

During the investigation, agents seized about $2,400 of prostitution proceeds and about 6 grams of suspected marijuana. Three arrests were made in the operation.

Taylor Courtney, 19 of Hewitt, Texas is charged with Prostitution 2nd Offense (felony) and Possession of Schedule I marijuana 1st offense.

Talia Jefferson, 17 of Killeen, Texas, is charged with Prostitution 1st offense.

Bobby Barrett, 30 of Waco, Texas is charged with Human Trafficking and Possession of Marijuana 1st offense.

All three were booked into the Shreveport City Jail.

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