Turner man convicted in Zumba prostitution case

ALFRED (AP) — A Turner man has been found guilty of being a client of a fitness instructor who used her Zumba dance studio in Kennebunk as a front for prostitution.

Donald Fortin was convicted Thursday by a York County Superior Court jury of a misdemeanor charge of engaging a prostitute.

The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/18i2AYx ) reported that the 59-year-old Fortin was ordered to pay a $500 fine and $110 in fees.

He was the second person to be tried, and the first convicted, in the scandal that made national headlines.

The first person tried was acquitted.

The Zumba instructor, Alexis Wright, pleaded guilty in March to 14 counts of engaging in prostitution and six other misdemeanors and sentenced to 10 months in jail. She did not testify at Fortin's trial.

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Steve  Dosh's picture

Turner man convicted in Zumba prostitution case . .

Mainers , 13.09.14 Saturday
. . Hahahah ! Caught with his pants down, huh ? LOL " The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/18i2AYx ) reported that the 59-year-old Fortin was ordered to pay a $500 fine and $110 in fees. "
/s , Dr. Dosh
' Be safe . Use a condom . Take pictures . Get a receipt .'

Eric  LeBlanc's picture

The judges and lawmakers should be put on trial

for overstepping their bounds and punishing citizens for a crime with no victim

Steve  Dosh's picture

The judges and lawmakers should be put on trial By Eric LeBlanc,

Eric 15;00 hst Saturday ? 
Look up your friends and relatives here Mr. 3.11
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hth , Dr. Dosh ?

Walter Burbank's picture

Zumba Prostitution Case

Waste of time.

Steve  Dosh's picture

Walt ? R U related to Donald

Walt ? R U related to Donald Fortin or some thing or some one or other ?
Lot's of finger pointing going on now , huh . ..
/s , Steve , Hawai'i •
" Incest is not best "

KATHRYN PENDLETON's picture

Guilty

because they didn't kiss?

Steve  Dosh's picture

l o l Kathie Kiss and tell

l o l Kathie Kiss and tell ? :D Guilty as charged ? Can't do the time don't do the crime • MIss Demeanor . ...( not you , Miss Behavin' ! ) " Shopping tip : You can get some - g r e a t - leather shoes at the bowling alley for ? US $4.04 . ."

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