Count Chocula Arrested in City Prostitution Sting

Children’s cereal icon Count Chocula was one of three men arrested during a prostitution crack-down in Lancaster City Wednesday. Mr. Chocula, 83, of 722 S. Pine St., Lancaster City, was taken into custody by officers from the Selective Enforcement Unit after offering money in exchange for sexual activity to an undercover female officer; according to the complaint, $25 was exchanged for a “Wilbur Butt”. During the arrest, it was discovered that Mr. Chocula had an outstanding warrant from West Virginia and was remanded to Lancaster County Prison to await extradition.

Count Chocula is best know for his role as pitchman for his eponymous cereal, formerly known as “Sweetened Chocolate Sugar Bombs”.