A man who paid £30 for sex was fined £410 for an unknown offence when the case was heard by Nottingham magistrates.
A police community support officer was in plain clothes in a hot spot for prostitution , off Forest Road East, when she saw a man approach a known prostitute. She called the police and the victim was apprehended.
The man was said to be in drink. so presumably not kerb crawling, as drink driving would surely have been cited. Ali Zaki prosecuting commented:
He said he had been in Nottingham city centre for a few drinks and went to the vice area and paid £30 for oral sex.
The victim was found guilty of soliciting to obtain sexual services of a prostitute in Forest Grove and was fined £410.