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The men arrested were from as far away as LaPorte and Fort Wayne.
Within weeks new Korean females were brought into the Natural Image and Utopia.The Natural Image Health Spa on County Road 6 and the Simonton Lake Massage Parlor on Cassopolis St were both investigated and found to be providing various sex services for pay.Organized criminal enterprises across the United States, directed by Koreans and United States citizens, account for the majority of the illegal activity associated with unlicensed and unregulated Âmassage parlorÂ activities. ÂProstitution cases are difficult investigations to undertake.Based on research these women are basically enslaved into this activity.Full Story at The Indy Channel: m/news/ca.Numerous truckers have told Indianapolis police that several teenagers have been going door to door, selling sex from cab to cab and door to door as trucks line up for fuel or rest breaks.
In October of 2003 this office again served search warrants at two locations.
Over the past several months our investigation has verified that various sex acts were being purchased at these same locations.
media advisory * December 9, 2004 FOR immediate release media contact: Curtis Hill Bill Wargo Prostitution brothel keeping Sting- Operation ÂHo Ho HoÂ Organized prostitution activities in Elkhart County have been investigated periodically since 1996.Translators were provided by the Cass County SheriffÂs Department.Went on to say that ÂThis is a community for families and prostitution is a business that we will not tolerateÂ.A South Bend woman was arrested Wednesday night when patrol officers stopped a suspicious vehicle and recognized her as a known prostitute.Officers also seized the furniture and massage tables as well as other furniture items.Indianapolis - Police have moved in to tackle a growing presence of teenage prostitutes at some best dating sites for older professionals uk truck stops on the south side of Indianapolis.These types of Âconsensual criminal actsÂ are considered by some to be Âvictimless crimesÂ.She was arrested for Prostitution, a Class A Misdemeanor; she was arrested at the CR 6 location.2. .ÂOur goal is to close these businesses once and for allÂ.Many of the violations were found due to the fact that the women working in these locations were living at the massage parlors.The suspect, 47, of the 600 block of Monroe Circle, was a passenger in a Jeep Cherokee spotted by police parked in a rear lot in the 1000 block of Lincoln Way West at about 11:30.m.Across the country various law enforcement agencies have undertaken these investigations because the acts are illegal and the use of these Korean women is considered by some to be a form of slaveryÂ, said Elkhart County Prosecutor Curtis.Both continued to advertise in local newspapers as Massage Parlors and ÂBody WrapÂ operations.