Chief Mark Brink
August 29, 2019  
Jackson Township Police Department    

Jackson Township-    

On August 27, 2019, the Jackson Township Police Department Detective Bureau and the Federal Bureau of Investigation with the assistance of the Canton Police Department, Stark County Sheriff’s Office, North Canton Police Department and the Wooster Police Department conducted a prostitution sting with the assistance of a local hotel. 

The following individuals are charged with: (M-3) Soliciting for Sexual Activity
And (M-1) Possession of Criminal Tools. 
     Christy L. Cole, female, age 44, from Canal Fulton, OH

     Shalola A. Blackstone, female, age 20, from Canton, OH

     Michelle A. Grafton, female, age 30, from Cumberland, OH

     Christian S. Lema, female, age 40, from Canton, OH

     Christina M. Hatfield, female, age 29, from Akron, OH

The following individual was charged with (M-3) Soliciting for Sexual Activity: 

     Brooklyn C. Richardson, female, age 22, from Canton, OH

A sixteen year old from the Akron area was arrested on an outstanding warrant.