Ten Arrested for Prostitution, Promoting Prostitution, and Narcotics Trafficking Groton Town


On September 29, 2015 the Connecticut State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force-East, and the Groton Town Police Department initiated an investigation into suspected prostitution and drug trafficking in Groton, CT from local hotels.

The investigation focused on suspected prostitutes advertising services on www.backpage.com in the Groton Connecticut area.  All arrested were transported to and processed at the Groton Town Police Department; all will be arraigned at New London Superior Court.


Arrested were the following:


53a-82 Prostitution

Adrienne A. Tomasi DOB: 03/11/1987 24 Church St. Norwich, CT.

Krystal L. Bilodeau DOB: 09/30/1991 72 Sumner Ave Central Falls, RI.

Pamela L. Brown DOB: 04/24/1984 173 RT 12 Groton, CT.

Cassandra Leporacci DOB: 06/02/1991 129 Ridge St Providence, RI.

Xiu Fang Gao DOB: 11/03/1978 41-63Frame Pl 15 Flushing, NY.

Amanda Evora DOB: 04/08/1985 333 Orms St Apt 3 Providence, RI.


53a-87 Promoting Prostitution

Yang Lin DOB: 01/25/1977 43-39 247th St Littleneck, NY.

Armand Barros Gomes DOB: 06/27/1988 69 Miguel St. Pawtucket, RI.  Additional charges for Gomes for 51-164 Failure to Respond (to an infraction).

Jordana Rosao DOB: 11/14/1991 79 Warren St Providence, RI. Additional charges for Rosao for 21a-279(b) Possession of Hallucinogens, and 21a-278(b) Possession of Hallucinogens with intent to sell.


53a-223b Criminal Violation of a Protective Order

Lauren S. Smith DOB: 10/27/1989 117 Dante St Providence, RI.