Two massage parlor employees in Mohegan Lake have been charged with prostitution after they allegedly offered to perform a sexual act during a police undercover operation, police said.
Mei Hua Jin, 47, and Mei Shu Jin, 41, both of Flushing, Queens, were arrested on Thursday and charged with prostitution, misdemeanors. Both women were employees at Smile Spa, located on the second floor at 1903 East Main Street on Route 6 in Mohegan Lake.
Police said they had received several anonymous complaints that there was possible prostitution occurring at the business. Police conducted their sting on March 22 at about 8 p.m. Both women allegedly gave massages to the police officers and then offered to perform sexual acts for money.
The defendants were arrested and transported to the for processing. They were released on $100 bail and scheduled to appear in on April 24.
on prostitution charges following a joint undercover investigation at Hana Health Center. That massage parlor was located on the second floor of the same building as Smile Spa, at 1903 East Main St. in Mohegan Lake. The arrests were made in response to several anonymous complaints from area residents.