3 arrested on prostitution charges in Hendersonville

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HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Three people were arrested on prostitution charges in Hendersonville on Thursday.

The arrests took place at 259 Sanders Ferry Road.

According to a news release, officers spotted suspicious activity occurring at the location. Three people were arrested following an investigation.

Melvin Rhone, 52, of Madison, was charged with promoting prostitution and driving on a revoked license. He was booked into the Sumner County Jail on a $5,000 bond.

Fifty-seven-year-old Russell Lee, of Hendersonville, was cited for patronizing prostitution, and Evelyn Neilson, 22, of Antioch, was charged with prostitution.

They’re set to appear in court on Dec.14, 2016.

Anyone with information about this or other crime is encouraged to call Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

L to R: Melvin Rhone, Evelyn Neilson, Russell Lee (Courtesy: Hendersonville Police Department)
L to R: Melvin Rhone, Evelyn Neilson, Russell Lee (Courtesy: Hendersonville Police Department)