OCEAN CITY, MD - (May 24, 2016): The Ocean City Police Department and Homeland Security Investigations Baltimore recently conducted a joint investigation into human trafficking and prostitution in the resort town with assistance from the Worcester County Bureau of Investigations, Maryland State Police and Berlin Police Department.

On the evenings of May 19 and May 20, nine individuals were arrested after detectives conducted an operation at multiple hotels in Ocean City. Detectives also executed search warrants at area hotels resulting in the seizure of $1,850 in U.S. Currency, a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS, heroin, cocaine, suboxone, marijuana, hash oil, two additional prescription stimulants and drug paraphernalia.

Those arrested are as follows:

Sonja I. Feiser, 28, Funkstown, MD

prostitution-general

CDS possession - not marijuana

Outstanding arrest warrant for possession of cocaine through the Frederick County, MD Sheriff's Office

Transferred to WCJ on $7,500 bond

Kendall D. Wysinger, 39, Severn, MD

Pandering-take cause

Pandering-compensation

Prostitution-general

CDS: possession with intent to distribute (2 counts)

CDS possession-not marijuana (2 counts)

Transferred to WCJ on $50,000 bond

Lillyanne R. Horner, 20, Milton, DE

Prostitution-general

Released on personal recognizance

John P. Ternahan, 37, Frankford, DE

Pandering-take cause

Pandering-compensation

Prostitution-general

Released after posting $10,000 bond

Brooke M. Farley, 34, Ocean City, MD

Prostitution-general

Released-personal recognizance

Taylor E. Lawson, 21, Ellendale, DE

CDS possession-not marijuana

Released-personal recognizance

George L. Dunn Jr., 24, Georgetown, DE

Prostitution-general

Pandering-take cause

Pandering-compensation

CDS possession-not marijuana

Transferred to WCJ on $25,000 bond

Hailey K. McKee, 24, Lewes, DE

Prostitution-general

Released-personal recognizance

Tera R. Benhaim, 27, Salisbury, MD

Prostitution-general

Released-personal recognizance