Kevin Chavous arrested

Kevn Chavous

The Washington Post reports that a candidate running for D.C. Council’s Ward 7 position was arrested for allegedly soliciting a prostitute.

Kevin B. Chavous, a Democrat, was arrested early Friday morning on K Street in NE.

"Kevin was clearly targeted and was not soliciting in any way," Chavous’ campaign manager, Lamont Harrell, told the Post.

Chavous’ father is former Ward 7 councilman Kevin P. Chavous