Prostitution ring busted at a senior living facility

VanWert (L) and Lambach (R)

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (NEWS10) – Two local men are behind bars after police say they were involved in a prostitution ring that was run out of a senior living facility.

Police arrested 45-year-old Randy Lambach and 65-year-old Joseph VanWert.

Pittsfield Police say Lambach recruited drug-addicted women for sex, photographed them and listed them on social media sites.

The women were paid with heroin, cocaine and prescription drugs.

Police say the operation was run out of VanWert’s residence at the senior facility.