Florissant councilman charged with solicitation
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A city councilman from Florissant has been arrested in St. Louis on a charge of soliciting prostitution.
St. Louis police report that 47-year-old Timothy Jones was arrested Oct. 9 after he allegedly offered an undercover officer money for sex.
The charge is a municipal ordinance violation and is often punished only with a fine.
Jones did not immediately respond to telephone message and email requests for comment Thursday.