POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WTSP) -- The Polk CountySheriff's Office released additional information on Kathleen High SchoolPrincipal Cecil McClellan, Jr. and the other 88 individuals arrested inthe Polk County Prostitution Bust this week.
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On August 30, McClellan Jr. reportedly solicited a female under
cover officer to meet him for sex. Additionally, McClellan spoke withtwo other female undercover detectivesregarding a sex-for-moneyexchange.
After finalizing arrangements, McClellan arrived at the hotel wearing a Kathleen HighSchool football shirt.
That is where officials say he agreed to pay the undercover detective money in exchange for sex.
Polk County Schools released this statement:
"We are extremely disappointed in this news. However, ournumber one focus will continue to be on providing our students with aquality education and providing our school faculty with the support theyneed. Kathleen High School is an award-winning school and I expect noless in the future."
-Dr. Sherrie B. Nickell, Superintendent, Polk County Public Schools
Although this investigation primarily focused on adult prostitution,one Orlando man was arrested for multiple charges involving a minor.
39-year-old Glen Kershaw reportedly spokewith an undercoverdetective about having sex with a child, and thentraveled to Davenportto meet with the person, whom he believed would offer him an 11-year-oldfemale to have sex with.
Officials immediately arrested Kershaw, and charged himwithTraveling to Meet a Minor for Sex, Attempted Sexual Battery on aMinor Under 12, Useof Computer to Entice a Guardian, and Unlawful Useof Two-Way Communication.
"Kershaw's requests and conversation with detectives during theinvestigation weregraphic and disturbing," said Sheriff Grady Judd. "Headmitted to answering otheronline ads for prostitution in the past,"Judd added.
Michael C. Shorette, a 62-year-oldlicensed general contractor from Winter Haven, was another man arrested in the bust.
Officials arrested Shorette for Solicitation of Prostitution andBattery on a Law Enforcement Officer afterhe touched an undercoverdetective without her permission.
The three women earlier described as in"the area to make money in 'adult entertainment' during the RNC" were identified as
Courtney Lane, Markisha Moguel, Maleka Williams, all 23-years-old.