Norwich — Police arrested six men, including three brothers, during a Thursday afternoon undercover sting targeting illegal prostitution.
Police conducted the sting at 4 p.m. in the area of Boswell Avenue after receiving numerous complaints from area residents.
The following were arrested for patronizing a prostitute from a vehicle:
Julio A. Santos, 20, of 281 State St. New London; Eugene L. Mann, 56, of Storrs; Charles K. Clarke, 55, of 5 McCalley Place, Uncasville; Andrew S. Patterson, 18, of Sea Brook, N.H.; Clark R. Patterson, 23, 93-99 Chestnut St., Apt. E; and Kenneth J. Patterson, 23, of 93-99 Chestnut St., Apt. E.
Police said the Pattersons are brothers.
Each of the accused were released on a $2,500 bond and are scheduled to appear in Norwich Superior Court on March 29.
Anyone with information regarding criminal activity in the city is asked to call Norwich police at (860) 886-5561 or the Anonymous Tip line at (860) 886-5561, ext. 500.