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Cattaraugus County man and woman charged with promoting, patronizing prostitution

Posted at 3:29 AM, Jul 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-24 03:29:30-04

SOUTH VALLEY, N.Y. (WKBW) — Sheriff's deputies in Cattaraugus County say a man and a woman have been charged with promoting prostitution and patronizing a prostitute.

According to police, 47-year-old Jennifer Rae Knuth of South Valley was charged with offering a false statement and promoting prostitution.

Meanwhile, 62-year-old Vernon Pierce of Coldpsring was charged with patronizing a prostitute.

Both Pierce and Knuth were released on appearance tickets and are scheduled to appear at Town of South Valley Court at a later date.