Police charge      2 men, 4 women

Four women and two men have been arrested and charged with prostitution as Davenport police used undercover officers and followed vehicles of alleged customers during an operation on the west edge of the city’s downtown.

Three of women remained Saturday in the Scott County Jail, while the two men and one of the women posted bond. All of the arrests occurred between 7:45 p.m. and about 9:30 p.m. Friday.

All of the incidents started in an area near Brown Street from West 1st to West 4th streets.

Those arrested were Santanya Yvette Henderson, 35, of 401 Paul Revere Place, Davenport, Apt. 2, charged with prostitution and possession of drug paraphernalia who remained in jail on $6,825 bond; Laura Rankin, 38, of 628 W. 17th St., Davenport, charged with prostitution and released on $6,500 bond; Angel Marie Brown, 25, of 726 W. 6th St., Davenport, charged with prostitution who remained in jail on $6,500 bond; Tereso Aguilea Gomez, 48, of 2217 W. 4th, Davenport, charged with prostitution and released on $6,500 bond; Valerie Monique Jacobs, 35, of 732 8th Ave., Clinton, Iowa, charged with prostitution and possession of drug paraphernalia, who remained in jail on $6,825; and William W. Eggers, 34, of 581 21st Ave., Rock Island, who was released on $6,500 bond.

— Tom Saul