On March 5, 2015, Detectives from the Lake Havasu City Police Department Special Investigations Bureau with the assistance of the Street Crimes Unit conducted an undercover prostitution operation at a local motel within Lake Havasu City. Several prostitutes were contacted through their online ads, where they agreed to meet at the motel. During the operation, the prostitutes agreed to engage in sexual acts with undercover detectives, in exchange for money. Arrested during the operation were 48-year old Debra Ziesmer, 31-year old Jennifer McAllister, and 25-year old Yasmeen El-Rhashid. All three were charged with prostitution. McAllister was additionally charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. El-Rhashid was additionally charged with a failure to comply warrant out of Bullhead City Court. McAllister and El-Rhashid are both residents of Nevada. Ziesmer is a resident of Lake Havasu City. Anyone that has any information pertaining to this or similar incidents are encouraged to contact the Lake Havasu City PoliceDepartment. Anonymous information can also be called into Lake Havasu Silent Witness at 928-854-TIPS (8477).
48-year old Debra Ziesmer