ENNIS — Ennis police arrested an 82-year-old man on a class B misdemeanor charge of prostitution May 25.

“He saw (an adult female) walking down the street and tried to proposition her. She called the police,” detective Sgt. Mike Hopson said. “He was trying to offer her money for sex.”

Hopson said the man encountered the female while walking.

Officers arrested Refugio Nino at the scene. He was transported to Wayne McCollum Detention Center, where he was released the same day on a $1,000 bond, according to jail records.

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