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'16 and Pregnant' MTV star arrested in prostitution sting

Delaware State Police say Valarie Fairman was arrested for prostitution.

Delaware State Police say Valarie Fairman was arrested for prostitution.  (Delaware State Police)

A star of the MTV series “16 and Pregnant” has been arrested in Delaware on prostitution charges following a multi-agency sting operation.

Valarie Fairman, 21, and eight other women were taken into custody Thursday in New Castle and were issued a criminal summons pending their appearances in court, MyFoxPhilly.com reports.

The sting operation was conducted after authorities received numerous complaints about prostitution and other quality-of-life crimes.

Fairman allegedly agreed to perform a sexual act for cash, TMZ reports.

She became popular on the show after getting in multiple fights with Nevaeh, the father of her daughter.

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