Mark Ripa, 59, of Brattleboro, VT
On 7/13/21 Brattleboro Police responded to a Motel on Putney Rd. for a reported disturbance.
Investigaiton revealed that Mark Ripa propositioned and paid a female in hopes for sex; instigating an argument.
Ripa was issued a citation for Soliciting Prostitution. Ripa will appear at Windham County Superior Court on 8/13/21 to answer his charge.
Douglas Frank, 65, of Brattleboro, VT
On 3/1/2021 at approximately 1642 hours officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a business on Putney Road for a suspicious complaint. Officers made contact with a subject who was identified as Douglas W. Frank. Further investigation revealed that Frank had been operating a motor vehicle and was under the influence of alcohol. It was also discovered that Frank had paid a female cash with intent of receving prostitution services. Frank was placed under arrest and transported to the Brattleboro Police Department where he was processed, issued a citation and released. Frank is scheduled to appear in Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on 3/16/2021 to answer to the charges.