Rockford Scanner™: Several Arrested At Local Massage Parlors



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NOTE: Winnebago County Sheriff Office (Or any local police departments) RARELY releases any press releases, so do not expect an update on this story. Sorry, but this is what happens when they encrypted.

A 3 MONTH INVESTIGATION CONDUCTED BY THE BELVIDERE POLICE DEPARTMENT, INTO COMPLAINTS OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY OF MULTIPLE MASSAGE PARLORS, RESULTED IN THE ARREST OF FIVE (5) PEOPLE ON MULTIPLE CHARGES INCLUDING PROMOTING PROSTITUTION, PROSTITUTION, AND MASSAGE LICENSING ACT VIOLATIONS.

ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2018, THE BELVIDERE POLICE DEPARTMENT, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, EXECUTED SEARCH WARRANTS AT FOUR (4) MASSAGE PARLORS LOCATED IN BELVIDERE:

HOT STONE SPA – 2184 N. STATE STREET
ANGEL SPA – 998 BELVIDERE RD. SUITE #3
MING’S SPA – 120 N. STATE STREET
GOOD LUCK RELAX CENTER – 404 S. STATE STREET

AS A RESULT OF THE INVESTIGATION, THE BOONE COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE AUTHORIZED THE ARREST AND CHARGES OF THE FOLLOWING PERSON(S):

LISA YU, AGE 60 OF LINCOLNSHIRE, ILLINOIS, WAS CHARGED WITH
• PROMOTING PROSTITUTION WITHIN 1,000 FEET OF A SCHOOL – CLASS 3 FELONY.
• PROSTITUTION – CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.

TINA KING, AGE 53 OF CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, WAS CHARGED WITH
• TWO COUNT(S) OF PROMOTING PROSTUTUTION – CLASS 4 FELONY.
• TWO COUNT(S) OF PROSTITUTION – CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.

SSANG Y. TRETBAR, AGE 52 OF VAN BUREN, ARIZONA, WAS CHARGED WITH
• PROSTUTUTION – CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.
• VIOLATION OF THE MASSAGE LICENSE ACT – CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.

JIN XIAOLAN, AGE 54 OF CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, WAS CHARGED WITH
• VIOLATION OF THE MASSAGE LICENSE ACT – CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.

SENG A YANG, AGE 50 OF WEST PALM BEACH FLORIDA, WAS CHARGED WITH
• VIOLATION OF THE MASSAGE LICENSE ACT – CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.

THE INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING AND ADDITIONAL CHARGES ARE POSSIBLE. A CLASS 3 FELONY IS PUNISHABLE BY 2-5 YEARS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS. A CLASS 4 FELONY IS PUNISHABLE BY 1-3 YEARS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS. A CLASS “A” MISDEMEANOR IS PUNISHABLE BY UP TO 1 YEAR IN A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY IS ENCOURAGED TO CONTACT THE BELVIDERE POLICE DEPARTMENT AT 815-547-6433 OR BOONE COUNTY CRIMESTOPPERS AT 815-544-7867 (815-547-STOP) AND WWW.BOONECOUNTYCRIMESTOPPERS.COM. PERSONS WITH INFORMATION LEADING TO AN ARREST CAN BE PROVIDED WITH A CASH REWARD OF UP TO $1000.00.
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Members of the public are reminded that these are only charges and are not proof of the defendant’s guilt. Every defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the State’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.

LISA YU
DOB 08/13/1996

TINA KING
DOB 11/13/1965

SSANG Y. TRETBAR
DOB 04/29/1966

JIN XIAOLAN
DOB 04/29/1966

SENG A. YANG
DOB 02/22/1968

 


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