Operation 18 Wheeler

Authorities arrest three men in Simpson County as they attempt to crack down on drug use and prostitution near the I-65 interchanges.

Robert Frane of Hinesville, Georgia, Travis Suire of Lebanon, Tennessee and Michael Waterhouse of Louisville were arrested.

All three men were charged with promoting prostitution.

Swire was also charged with assault.

A 2004 Dodge Stratus was confiscated, along with three thousand dollars in cash and three CB radios.

The South Central Kentucky drug task force and Kentucky State Police are calling the crackdown "Operation 18 Wheeler."