LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Louisville Metro Police say a sting operation helped them arrest a woman accused of running a prostitution ring.
Vanessa Smith was arrested Monday night at the Fern Valley Hotel on Fern Valley Road.
Police say they found Smith on the website "backpages.com" texted her and set up a meeting at the hotel.
Smith admitted to police that she has three prostitutes who work for her and said she sets up all the meetings for them.
She's charged with promoting prostitution, prostitution and drug possession.