A preliminary hearing has been continued for an Ohio woman charged with acting as a prostitute in Moon Township.
Desiree Nicole Owens, 22, of Dayton, was arrested Dec. 3 at the Motel 6 on Thorn Run Road after police said she agreed to meet with an undercover police officer to have sex in exchange for money, according to a criminal complaint.
Owens agreed to have sex with the officer for a total of $300, according to police.
The woman advertised escort services in the area on the classifieds website BackPages.com, police allege.
Police seized $100 cash, condoms and a cell phone from Owens.
A preliminary hearing slated for today in Coraopolis District Court has been rescheduled for Jan. 15, according to court records.