Man using alias 'Ron Burgundy' arrested for operating northern Va. prostitution ring

Michael Tillman, who used the alias "Ron Burgundy." (Fairfax County Police Department)

RESTON, Va. (WJLA) - A man using the alias "Ron Burgundy" was arrested for operating a prostitution ring in Reston, according to the Fairfax County Police Department.

Detectives from the Street Crimes Unit received a tip in December, and after a comprehensive investigation police said they were able to arrest 33-year-old Michael Tillman.

Tillman was operating a "sex club" out of an apartment at 1411 Northgate Square and advertising online to solicit various sexual acts with prostitutes for a fee. He was charged with pandering and maintaining a "bawdy house."

Jill Faustin, 26, was also arrested, and charged with prostitution and frequenting a bawdy house.

Will Ferrell played news anchor Ron Burgundy in 2004's "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" and 2013's "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues."