WARD, Ark. – A Ward Probation Officer who is also a local Pastor was arrested for solicitation of prostitution around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Mark Brooke was under investigation after the Lonoke County Sheriff’s Office received complaints to unethical conduct.
A detective went undercover as a probationer and was assigned to Brooke. The detective said Brooke made lewd and inappropriate comments during the initial contact with the detective, while making arrangements for sex and money through his city-provided cell phone.
Brooke is the Pastor of Cornerstone Assembly in Ward.