|Suspect Devin Quirk|
On November 6, 2017 at approximately 11:30 p.m., State Police computer crimes detectives initiated an investigation into an alleged under-aged prostitution/trafficking business run by a registered sex offender on parole. The Connecticut Department of Parole assisted with the investigation.
Through the course of the investigation state police detectives identified Devin Quirk as the suspect. Detectives also learned that Quirk made attempts to acquire a date rape drug to use for drugging a pre-teen prostitute.
On November 22, 2017, Devin (a.k.a. Devon) Quirk (dob 8/9/79) of 29 Mountain St., Willimantic, CT., formerly of Hartford, was taken into custody and transported to Troop H – Hartford, where he was charged with Risk of Injury to a Child, Criminal Attempt at Sexual Assault 1st Degree, Patronizing a Prostitute and Conspiracy to Commit Trafficking Persons. Quirk was held on a $200,000.00 bond and scheduled to appear at Hartford Superior Court on November 24, 2017.