If you would like to share your thoughts or experiences in relation to this story, please the reporter or submit a letter to be considered for publication in our Opinion section. Levy, 50, was booked into jail Aug. He also was ordered to have no contact for five years with any website or business where prostitution services are advertised or offered.
You can about our community policies here. Of the 31 Chinese residential brothels shut by police statewide, seven were in Bellevue, said Kraft. Seattle landlords sue Gov.
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Ultimately, 30 men and two female jasmin operators were prosecuted for promoting prostitution, the websites were shut down and 12 residential brothels were closedThe Seattle Times reported earlier this year.
Bellevue no longer has storefront brothels fronting as Asian massage parlors after police operations in and forced the illicit businesses out of the city, Kraft said. Search are sorted by a combination of factors to give you a set of choices in response to your search criteria.
District Court. Jasmie of the men caught up in the sting was Mitch Levy, the sports-radio personality who hosts a morning show on KJR AM, according to a Bellevue police report obtained through a public-disclosure request. The Seattle Times occasionally closes comments on particularly sensitive stories.
As the two large-scale police operations showed, local sex buyers have become accustomed to frequenting residential brothels where Asian women are being prostituted, Kraft said. After that plea, Masaki completed a week class for sex buyers and exceeded the hours of community service he was ordered to serve, nassage records show.
Levy told one of the arresting detectives he had played golf earlier in the day and claimed he had come by for a massage, the police report says. Prostitution tied to the crime ring occurred in several cities from Seattle to Olympia, as well as in Richland, Kennewick, Wenatchee and Spokane, according to the federal charges. YP advertisers orlando garage sales higher placement in the default ordering of search and may appear maswage sponsored listings on the top, side, or bottom of the search.