Myrtle Beach police arrested a 29-year-old woman and 82-year-old man on prostitution charges in the city, according to arrest reports.
Don Scarbough Fenters, 82, of Hemingway was charged with first-offense prostitution, while Alisha Caroline Phillips was charged with first-offense prostitution and two counts of unlawful to advertise for sale, manufacture or possess drugs, according to arrest reports.
A person stopped an officer about 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the area of 1512 Executive Ave., and told the officer that a couple was behind the building in a vehicle, according to the report. An officer approached the vehicle and found the couple partially clothed and engaged in a sexual act.
The witness told police he saw the vehicle swerving on U.S. 501 and thought it was a drunk driver, but when he got closer to the car he saw a young woman and older man engaged in a sexual act, according to the report. The witness followed the vehicle to where it stopped behind a building and then stopped the passing police officer to report the incident.
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Officers reported finding drug paraphernalia in Phillips purse, according to the report. She admitted to police she was involved with prostitution, but Fenters declined to speak to police and requested a lawyer.
Contact Tonya Root at (843) 444-1723.