ABERDEEN, Wash. – Beginning Friday night, the Aberdeen Police Department conducted a sting operation in the downtown area, arresting a total of five females for prostitution, and arresting four males for solicitation. Police Captain John Green tells us the department enlisted the help of Seattle Police Department’s VICE unit, and made the first two arrests within ten minutes of each other. One of the females was held on a felony warrant, and booked into the County jail, one of the males “Johns” had an immigration hold, the remaining seven arrested were released after being booked.