15 arrested in Council Bluffs prostitution sting

Posted at 11:17 AM, Feb 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-19 16:18:05-05

 A multi-agency prostitution sting in Council Bluffs resulted in 15 arrests.

The Council Bluffs Police Department announced the arrests and charges Friday morning for an undercover operation the day before at an undisclosed location.

Officials say officers with the Council Bluffs, Omaha, and La Vista police departments, Pottawattamie County and Mills County sheriff’s offices, and FBI were part of a Child Exploitation Task Force that conducted the operation.

Investigators say the following people were arrested for prostitution:

Zilong Fan, of Bellevue
Vincent Kanne, of Carroll, Iowa
Joseph Diaz, of Omaha
Nicole McNealey, of Council Bluffs
Imesha Davis, of Omaha
Teresa White, of Dayton, Ohio
Michael McIntosh, of Bellevue
Mary Barnes, of Omaha
Bronchae Brown, of Omaha
Gary Steadman, of Blair
Olivia Handy, of Omaha
Andrew Campbell, of Bellevue
Kiara Parker, of Omaha
Stacey Ohanlon, of Omaha

Police say Heather Fritz, of Omaha, was arrested for a warrant for violating probation.