Yu Hong, 37, of Indianola, was wanted by Fort Madison police after a November 2016 undercover sting operation revealed sexual services were allegedly being offered at the salon as an extension to massage services.
The complaint alleges that the undercover officer, after getting evidence outside of the business license, told Hong No and to stop, and then left the parlor.
According to a story in the Mason City Globe Gazette, Hong was arrested in that city after a police investigation at a massage parlor called Asian Tuina turned up evidence of misdemeanor prostitution.These are stings, and in a situation like this it may take 30 minutes to get the evidence we needed.But when she started to get feely he told her No to stop, and then he got up and left the parlor.A warrant for Hongs arrest was put out after the criminal complaint was filed in June.According to court documents, an undercover officer went into the business to conduct a sting on the business and paid 40 for a 30-minute massage in which Hong was alleged to have offered herself up as part of the massage, and attempted to engage.Sittig said Friday the officer was not an officer with the Fort Madison Police Department, but was brought in from another area law enforcement agency.It was raided a short time later and we closed it down.Sittig said the officer could have been in the parlor for the full 30 minutes, but didnt engage in sexual activity with Hong, contrary to other news reports.She is currently out on 3,000 combined bonds in Lee and Cerro Gordo counties.He said the investigation was done in conjunction with the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation and investigators were also looking at a possible human trafficking link.BY chuck vandenberg, pCC editor, fORT madison An Indianola woman charged with prostitution in 2017 after an investigation into the Avenue L Day top escort dubai Spa in Fort Madison is now facing similar charges in Mason City.Hong was scheduled for a jury trial in Lee County on April 25, but a continuance has moved that trial to Aug.According to Fort Madison Police Chief Tim Sittig, the business was shuttered in December of 2016.We were hoping she was going to be able to help with that, but she kind of got into the wind and then ended up getting arrested in Mason City.Names of 21 arrested in prostitution sting just released.Led b y the Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force, took place inside a Motel 6 off.Arrested: HWY 34/ beaverdale.Sex: Age: west.#sexworker #sexworkers #escortthoughts #prostitute #prostitutes #sexworkersrights #escorts #escorts #whorelife #sexworkerstories #brothel #brothels #hooker #hookers #hookersofinstagram.