Central Area Sting Nets 15

SEATTLE - A Mercer Island man and a Redmond man were among 15 men arrested by Seattle police vice officers in a prostitution sting operation along East Yesler Way between 14th and 16th avenues Thursday night.

Police accused the men of soliciting three female officers posing as prostitutes between 7:30 p.m. and midnight. Seattle police information Officer Vinette Tichi said the men were all cited and released to appear later in court.