SIDNEY, Ohio (WDTN) – A former Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper and Shelby County Deputy was arrested for soliciting a prostitute.
Seventy-year-old William J. Steinke’s arrest was a result of a “lengthy investigation,” according to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.
He has been charged with possession of criminal tools, a first-degree misdemeanor and soliciting, a third-degree misdemeanor.
He is scheduled to appear at the Shelby County Municipal Court at 9 a.m. Wednesday.
He could face additional charges, according to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.