Vermont man arrested for soliciting a prostitute on Craigslist
KEENE - A Vermont man who police say was expecting to meet a woman to engage in sex after he placed an advertisement on Craigslist instead was met by two police detectives who arrested him.
On Dec. 6 police received information through the anonymous tipline that Victor Muscat, 36, of Vermont Route 30, Newfane, had placed a graphic ad on Craigslist allegedly soliciting a prostitute.
Muscat is charged with a misdemeanor count of prostitution for allegedly soliciting a woman to perform a sex act on him for money.
He is free on $5,000 personal recognizance bail pending arraignment Jan. 17 in 8th Circuit Court, Keene District Division.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Detective Jennifer Ramey or Detective Michael O'Donnell at 357-9820. Information may also be provided anonymously by email at the department's website at http://www.ci.keene.nh.us/departments/police/anonymous-crime-tips .