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Four facing prostitution charges after Rochester sting

1 facing felony charge for hiring a 15-year-old prostitute.

Posted: Dec. 19, 2017 9:53 AM
Updated: Dec. 19, 2017 3:00 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Four people were arrested Monday in connection to a prostitution sting.
Rochester police say the sting consisted of posting an ad. The following people were arrested.
- Muaz Qayyum, 29, of Rochester – Felony prostitution charge. Police say he thought he was hiring a 15-year-old prostitute.
- Christie Friensen, 64, of Rochester – Gross misdemeanor charge for hiring a prostitute in public.
- Reza Khoramirouz, 30, of Rochester - Gross misdemeanor charge for hiring a prostitute in public.
- Thomas Wilker, 54, Faribault - Gross misdemeanor charge for hiring a prostitute in public.

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