From our news partner, Click2Houston:
A United Airlines pilot has been been grounded in the company after being accused of committing multiple crimes, including prostitution.
Bruce Wayne Wallis, 51, was charged with aggravated promotion of prostitution and engaging in organized criminal activity. Wells is from Kingwood. Records show he lives in the 1700 block of Arbor Forest Trail.
Tracie Rebekah Tanner, 37, was also charged with aggravated promotion of prostitution.
On Wednesday, authorities raided more than 20 places, arresting multiple prostitutes. Some of the brothels were in office buildings, and authorities raided Wallis' home.
United issued a statement about its employee's arrest.
"United holds its employees to the highest standard. We are assisting the authorities and have removed Mr. Wallis from his flying duties."
Bond for both Wallis and Tanner was set at $5,000.