Two strippers are accused of stealing a handgun from a Boston police officer whereas he was “hanging out” with them in his room on the Pawtucket, R.I., Hampton Inn.
Pawtucket police arrested Melissa Dacier, 22, of Windfall, and Neish Rivera, 25, of Pawtucket, and recovered the officer’s service weapon on Saturday, hours after he’d reported it stolen.
The Boston officer known as police simply earlier than three a.m., after the 2 girls left him alone on the resort — and he realized his .40-caliber Glock 22 was additionally lacking.
The officer, whose identify was redacted from a police report, mentioned that his night started with an association to fulfill “Natalia,” whom he’d met on Instagram, on the resort bar. Pawtucket police decided that “Natalia” was really Rivera, who is among the dancers charged with prostitution on the Cunning Girl membership in December.
The Boston officer advised Pawtucket patrolman Andrew Torres that he and “Natalia” went to Nara Lounge in Windfall and met her pal “Melissa,” after which all three headed to the Cadillac Lounge strip membership, in line with a police report.
The officer mentioned he’d locked his service weapon into the glove field of his BMW earlier than going into the strip membership. The three “spent a while” within the membership, after which went again to the Hampton Inn.
The Boston officer mentioned he needed to break up a combat between the 2 girls and one other man on the resort who accused the ladies of stealing one thing, in line with the police report. As soon as inside his room, the officer mentioned he and the ladies “frolicked,” after which Melissa mentioned she wanted a cellphone charger.
The officer mentioned he gave Melissa his keys to get his charger from his automotive; she returned after some time and mentioned she wanted to “step out to make use of the cellphone,” in line with a police report. Then, “Natalia” mentioned she needed to go discover her pal, and she or he left the resort, the Boston officer advised police.
When “Natalia” didn’t return, the Boston officer mentioned, he went to search for her, checked his automotive and noticed that the glove field was open and his gun was gone.
The Pawtucket police found out the identities of “Natalia” and “Melissa” and arrested each, charging them with felony larceny of a firearm and conspiracy.
Dacier and Rivera have been each arraigned Monday at District Courtroom, the place they have been each ordered held with out bail as violators of earlier prices: a prostitution cost for Rivera and a felony cost of assault with intent to commit felonies for Dacier.