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      Brownsville man arrested in Monday night prostitution sting

      Brownsville police arrested 23-year-old Gilberto De La Cruz-Guerrero on a prostitution charge late Monday night. // Brownsville Police Department Photo

      A Brownsville man is behind bars after he allegedly dressed up as a woman and tried to get cash for sexual favors.

      Brownsville police arrested 23-year-old Gilberto De La Cruz-Guerrero on a prostitution charge late Monday night.

      Investigators told Action 4 News that a police officer was working undercover in downtown Brownsville.

      De La Cruz-Guerrero allegedly approached the officer at East 12th and Washington Streets and offered oral sex for $20 dollars.

      The officer arrested De La Cruz-Guerrero and took him to the Brownsville City Jail.

      Bond information was not immediately avaiable.

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