Police: KY woman, 72, faces prostitution charges

Mary Elizabeth Clay
Mary Elizabeth Clay

Posted by Mike Mardis

A 72-year-old Kentucky woman accused of allowing prostitution in her home, went to court Wednesday.

Police say Mary Elizabeth Clay rented one of her rooms to prostitutes in exchange for half of their $20 fee.

Five others were arrested in connection with the case.

Clay was also charged with possessing drug paraphernalia and cocaine trafficking. She'll be back in court in Lexington next week.