NEWS RELEASE DETAILS

DATE/TIME: Monday, September 8th, 2003 / 01:30 PM
SUBJECT:SEP 5-03 “JOHN” SWEEP RESULTS

On Friday, September 5th, members of the Department’s Vice Squad and Patrol Division conducted a prostitution initiative that targeted customers (“Johns”).

As a result, the following 7 men were arrested for “Patronizing a Prostitute”:

- William Bethel, 48, of 115 Robinson St., Schenectady - Also charged w/ DWI

- Robert Degroat, 33, of 1302 Lower Broadway, Schenectady

- William Herath, 51, of 1813 Becker St., Schenectady

- Randall Kiser, 31, of 190 Harvard St., Schenectady

- Jaime Martinez-Rubio, 20 of 763 State St., Schenectady

- Magdaleno Martinez-Rubio, 27, of 180 Saratoga Rd., Scotia

- Thomas O’Brien, 53, of 1940 Holiday Dr., Niskayuna