14 arrested in Lake County prostitution investigation

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (WLS) -- Lake County Sheriff's officials say 14 people were arrested as part of an undercover investigation targeting "Johns," or customers of prostitutes.

Between Aug. 6-7, investigators utilized a classified advertising website "which is regularly used as a medium for prostitution." When the alleged "Johns" arrived and offered money to undercover detectives for sexual acts, they were then taken into custody, police said.

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The following people were arrested:
Gunter B. Hogg, 72, of Glenview
James J. Powers, 54, of Aspen, Colo.
Juan M. Carrera-Coronel, 34, of Gurnee
Hunter J. Ebdon, 19, of Mundelein
Benjamin L. Schwartz, 18, of Glenview
Joseph T. Sapyta, 41, of Grayslake
Hyunsu Kim, 43, of Deerfield
Michael B. Miller, 54, of Harvard
David J. Swan, 33, of Round Lake
Adalad Ponce, 32, of Gurnee
Juan Ocampo-Bautista, 32, of Round Lake
Brandon J. Correa, 28, of Waukegan
Bardo Beltran, 32, of Ingleside
Glenn R. Parduhn, 67, of McHenry
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