Prostitution arrest in Cohoes | News
COHOES- Albany County Sheriff's and the Cohoes Police Department report the arrest of a Cohoes female on prostitution and drug possession charges.
Authorities say that , Ashley M. Just, 27, of Church Street was advertising her illegal services on the website "Backpage." Backpage is a Craigslist style website where people post ads for items for sale, housing for rent, and services.
Detectives state they received several complaints of a high volume of male traffic coming and going from her residence. Undercover investigators posing as a "John" contacted Just about her post and set up an encounter. Authorities say that upon arrival a financial agreement for services was reached between the detective and Just. Just was arrested and detectives also observed five glassine bags of heroin near her computer.
Just was issued and appearance ticket to appear in Cohoes City Court on a later date.