Woodway Police arrested 9 people in a prostitution sting, including one who attacked an officer with a sword!

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Woodway Police arrested 9 suspects in a three-day prostitution operation, according to KXXV. The operation focused on online prostitution services and people responding to the ad. One suspect, Billy Linkous, fled when officers tried to arrest him. He crashed his car into a vehicle parked in the 100 block of Taos Drive. Police say Linkous got out of his car with a large sword and homemade shield, which cut one of the officers in the hand.

The arrests and charges are below:

Eddie Lee – Prostitution
Roberta Muniz – Prostitution
Shalla Love – Prostitution, Resisting Arrest
Billy Linkous – Aggravated assault on a public servant with a deadly weapon, evading arrest with vehicle, evading arrest on foot, resisting arrest with deadly weapon, unlawfully carrying a weapon, prostitution
Matthew Swisher – Prostitution
Cesar Salmeron – Prostitution, Endangering a Child
Stevan Tijerina – Prostitution
Che Estrada – Criminal Trespass Warrant
Jennifer Davey – Prostitution, Possession of Controlled Substance

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