Sergio Arroyo used Pembroke Pines apartment as brothel, police say

5 women found inside apartment


PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – A Pembroke Pines man was arrested after he used his apartment as a brothel, police say.

Pembroke Pines police say they received an anonymous tip that led them to the San Tropez Apartments at 7871 NW Third St.

Police say they served two search warrants at that location and a second unit at the same apartment complex. Five women were found inside.

Sergio Arroyo was arrested on five counts of deriving proceeds from prostitution and renting space to be used for prostitution.

Another man was also at the residence, but it is unclear whether he will face charges.