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Pair arrested for prostitution in a parked van in Fort Myers

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Posted at 11:48 AM, Sep 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-26 11:48:46-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Deputies arrested two people Tuesday after a man in a van was observed picking up a woman and parking in a county park for sex.

According to the Lee County Sheriff's Office, deputies on patrol on Johnson Avenue observed a woman walking and then being approached by a white van driven by a man. The woman climbed into the van, which drove off.

The deputy observed the van driving around town, appearing to search for an appropriate place to stop. The van eventually stopped in Royal Palm Park.

The deputy approached the van and observed the pair engaged in a sex act.

Both suspects, 30-year-old Yeimarie Colon-Martinez and 50-year-old Remedios Ramos, were arrested and charged with Procure for Prostitution.