Northern York County Regional Police

Eight people were arrested, including one Mechanicsburg woman, after a prostitution sting in York County.

Northern York County Regional Police said they conducted a prostitution sting on Friday. The sting targeted women working the motels along the Route 30 corridor in Manchester Township.

Police said six women were arrested on charges of prostitution, which includes a 23-year-old woman from Mechanicsburg. Most of the women were unnamed, but among them was Wang Yan, 43, of Flushing, New York.

Two others - Michael McCue, 38, of Columbia, Pennsylvania, and Jasmine Byers, 22, of Landisville - were charged with robbery, theft, receiving stolen property and criminal conspiracy.

Police said an undercover officer arranged to meet Byers at a motel. The officer paid Byers for prostitution services, and McCue came to the room and attempted to rob him, police said.

Both Byers and McCue were taken into custody without incident.

Police were assisted by members of the FBI, Harrisburg City Police Department, Fairview Township Police Department, York County District Attorney's Office and York County Drug Task Force.

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