9 arrested in Fort Myers prostitution sting

Top, from left: Steven Frank Hatch, Melissa Roxton, Remigio Ixcotoyac, David Juan, and Gustavo Alonzo; bottom, from left: Mark Muzio, Brock Rasmussen, Gerson Souza and Domingo Rodriguez. All are facing a prostitution-related charge.

FORT MYERS, Fla. Nine people were arrested Monday in connection with prostitution, the Fort Myers Police Department said Tuesday.

Complaints of prostitution and drug activity prompted an uncover sting at the Super 8 Motel on the 2700 block of Colonial Boulevard, police said.

Police arrested the following people, all of whom face a prostitution-related charge:

  • Steven Frank Hatch, 54
  • Melissa Roxton, 37
  • Remigio Ixcotoyac, 37
  • David Juan, 27
  • Gustavo Alonzo, 28
  • Mark Muzio, 28
  • Brock Rasmussen, 27
  • Gerson Souza, 30
  • Domingo Rodriguez, 30

The issues originated on social media and other websites, according to police. The department’s Special Enforcement Division and Gang Suppression Units executed the sting.

Writer:Rachel Ravina
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