Current volunteer West Haven firefighter, Frank Meyer, 39, and Vermont man Brett Bartolotta, 42, were arraigned in Vermont court Thursday for making a man their sex slave over a 12-year period from the time the man was 12 – he’s now 25. It happened though 2012.
Both were charged with aggravated sexual assault and slave trafficking.
They reportedly bribed the man with gifts to get him to perform sexual favors. Bartolotta served as a volunteer firefighter in West Haven years ago.
Both men pleaded not guilty. Bail for each is set at $50,000.