2 arrested for prostitution at Princeton bookstore

PRINCETON - (AP) - Two people have been charged with prostitution at Princeton University's off-campus bookstore.

Authorities say 23-year-old bookstore employee Eric Everett met 20-year-old Brittany Smith on Craigslist and agreed to pay her for sex.

Princeton police say they met at the store and had at least three liaisons there. Each time, police say, they stole food from the store, which is owned by the university.

Everett and Smith were both arrested Tuesday and charged with prostitution and shoplifting. Smith, who lives in Keyport, was also charged with possession of marijuana and Adderall. A phone number for her could not be found.

The person who identified himself as Everett's father at his Chesterfield home said Everett was not home and that he didn't know about the case.

Neither suspect is a Princeton student.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Here is the latest weather forecast in your 1 Westchester Evening Weather, 4-23
A Rockaway Township police officer is facing charges 2 Morris County officer faces sexual assault charges
Police say there were five shootings in Paterson 3 Police investigate 5 shootings in Paterson over weekend
The trailer is filled with artifacts and videos 4 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit stops in in Mahwah
A 600-year-old white oak that sits on the 5 600-year-old tree to be removed in Bernards

advertisement | advertise on News 12


It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.