Richard Desadier
Richard Desadier

BOSSIER CITY — A Minden man was arrested following a prostitution sting in Bossier Parish.

Richard L. Desadier, 45, of the 800 block of Middle Road was arrested on June 17 and charged with solicitation of prostitution.

Desadier has since bonded out, according to the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office. His bond was $1,000.

The following individuals were also arrested in the operation:

•Stephen Newell, 28, of the 300 block of Cotton Point in Bossier City. Charged with solicitation of prostitution
•Christopher Greene, 28, of Jourdanton, Texas. Charged with solicitation of prostitution
•Louetta D. Compton, 41, of the 900 block of Anthony Street in Bossier City. Charged with prostitution and failure to appear on prostitution warrant
•Latehia D. McDougle, 28, of Fort Worth, Texas. Charged with prostitution
•Kendrick D. Vatin, 41, of North Little Rock, Arkansas. Charged with prostitution
•John Winchel, 41, of the 2900 block of Weyman St. in Shreveport. Charged with solicitation of prostitution
•Ebony N. Johnson, 25, of Texarkana, Texas. Charged with prostitution
•Morris Walters, 30, of the 8700 block of Millicent Way in Shreveport. Charged with solicitation of prostitution

The operation took place June 17 and was made up of law enforcement officials from the Bossier Sheriff-Police Narcotics Task Force, Shreveport Police Department’s Vice Unit, Bossier City Police Department’s Vice Unit, FBI Child Exploitation Task Force and the FBI Shreveport Field Office.
Police say the operation was launched in efforts to target prostitution, human trafficking and child exploitation in Bossier Parish.

Suspects were transported and booked into the Bossier Maximum Security Facility.

The Bossier Sheriff-Police Narcotics Task Force comprises deputies with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office and officers with the Bossier City Police Department.