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Fishtown woman charged in Mummers prostitution raid

Two wo­men from North­east Phil­adelphia were also charged in a bust that net­ted a dozen people.

A Fishtown wo­man was among a dozen people charged in a pros­ti­tu­tion raid at a South Philly Mum­mers’ club­house last night.

Michelle Lauber, 32, of the 1300 block of Earl Street near Thompson was charged with pros­ti­tu­tion, so­li­cit­a­tion and pos­ses­sion of nar­cot­ics.

Lt. Ray­mond Evers of the pub­lic af­fairs unit said Lauber had about 20 doses of the anti-anxi­ety drug Xanax in her pos­ses­sion when the raid oc­curred, but could provide no oth­er in­form­a­tion about her ar­rest.

“This was the res­ult of a nearly two-month in­vest­ig­a­tion by un­der­cov­er of­ficers,” Evers said of the raid at the Down­town­ers Fancy Bri­gade club, loc­ated at Front and Snyder streets.

Two wo­men from North­east Phil­adelphia were also charged.

Sherry Dav­id­son, 40, of the 4300 block of Cottman Av­en­ue and Re­gina Ma­honey, 26, of the 4600 block of De­veraux Street were both charged with so­li­cit­a­tion and pros­ti­tu­tion.

Also charged were:

• Lawrence Crovetti, 65, of 4th Street, in Feasterville Pa., is charged with crim­in­al con­spir­acy, pro­mot­ing pros­ti­tu­tion and vi­ol­a­tion of li­quor Laws

• John Mur­ray, 56, year old male from the 400 block of Steeple Chase Circle, Dept­ford NJ is charged with Crim­in­al Con­spir­acy and Vi­ol­a­tion of Li­quor Laws

• Al­fred F San­born, 44, of from the 2400 block of South 3rd Street is charged with crim­in­al con­spir­acy and vi­ol­a­tion of li­quor laws

The fol­low­ing people were charged with so­li­cit­a­tion and pros­ti­tu­tion:

• Vir­gin­ia Ruiz, 46, of Tree Lane, in Bear Del.

• Chi­ante Galezniak, 35, from the 200 block of Widen­er Street in Ol­ney

• Ad­ri­ana Arena, 51, of County Line Road

• Ju­dith Jac­obs, 36, of the 600 block of Jarves Road in Sick­lerville N.J.

• Jen­nifer Quender­field, 36, year old fe­male from the 100 block of West 7th Av­en­ue, Con­sho­hock­en, Pa.

• Bar­bara Go­gos, 44, of the 100 block of Cent­ral Av­en­ue, Chel­ten­ham, Pa.

• Alex­is Si­mon, 24, from the 700 block of Car­penter Street in South Phil­adelphia.

You can reach at brademaekers@bsmphilly.com.

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