Apr 5, 2015 9:41 AM

Ayotte's state director David Wihby arrested for soliciting prostitute


MANCHESTER - David Wihby, a senior staffer for Sen. Kelly Ayotte, was arrested Friday evening in Nashua on a misdemeanor charge for solicitation of prostitution.

Wihby resigned as Ayotte's state director after the arrest.

Ayotte released the following statement regarding the arrest:

"I am shocked and deeply saddened that David Wihby, my state director and a friend for many years, has been arrested under these circumstances. David obviously cannot continue his duties, and I have accepted his resignation. This is a very difficult time, and my thoughts and prayers are with everyone involved."

Wihby also serves on the Manchester School Board.


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