Andy Gayot, 35, whom police say held a 15-year-old female and a 21-year-old female against their will for prostitution. Photo SCPD
(Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police, in conjunction with the Suffolk County Probation Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, arrested a Lindenhurst man who held two woman against their will.
According to police, a search warrant was executed at 258 North Greene Avenue in Lindenhurst, NY where officers and agents discovered a 15-year-old female, who had run away from home, and a 21-year-old female in the residence.
The two were being held against their will by Andy Gayot, who lived at the residence, and forced them to engage in acts of prostitution, according to the report.
Gayot, 35, was charged with Compelling Prostitution, three counts of Promoting Prostitution, Rape 3rd Degree, Criminal Sex Act 3rd Degree, Unlawful Imprisonment, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 4th Degree and other felony and misdemeanor charges.
Gayot was scheduled for arraignment today at First District Court in Central Islip.
A dated view of 258 North Greene Avenue where police say Andy Gayot, 35, held a two females against their will in the residence. Credit: Google Street Views.