WEST VIRGINIA SEN. MIKE MARONEY ARRESTED AS PART OF PROSTITUTION RING

August 28, 2019
Jaime Baker
WTOV9

MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. — West Virginia Senator Maroney is facing a misdemeanor charge of prostitution after turning himself into Glen Dale police on Wednesday morning.

Police have been investigating Cortnie Clark, who was suspected of engaging in prostitution, setting up dates and times through text messages.

One number police found in Clark’s phone was registered to Maroney.

Police served his cell phone provider with a search warrant.

According to the complaint, the first documented texts between Maroney and Clark happened on May 14, 2109.

In the exchange, Clark requested a photograph of