On Thursday, Rockford Police announced the arrest of six men who were rounded up as part of a sex sting on the city’s southeast side.
The sting was part of the department’s “end demand” approach to fighting street-level prostitution.
Arrested and charged with Solicitation of a Sex Act were:
James Gray, 69, of Amboy;
Joseph Guerin, 32, of Rockford;
Francis Healy, 79, of Rockford;
Christopher Leeser, 57, of Loves Park;
Don Lyons, 61, of Rockford;
and Chuyen Nguyen, 58, of Rockford.
All six men were charged and lodged in the Winnebago County Jail.