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Police arrest woman for prostitution on Knox Ave.


August 23, 2011

On August 18, Pittsburgh Police narcotics and vice detectives conducted a prostitution suppression detail in the Carrick, Allentown and Knoxville neighborhoods.

They observed a white female loitering on the corner of Knox and Arlington avenues. The woman offered to perform a sex act on a detective for $30 and a pack of cigarettes.

When the female was arrested detectives found three syringes, a burnt spoon, and a crack pipe on her person. Arrested was Alessandra Cianca, 25, of Craighead Street.@


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pitlax412 writes:

I knew her growing up. We were best friends. A shame...

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