An undercover Tacoma Police Special Investigations Unit arrested Frederic Cornell, Lakewood gadfly, for suspicion of prostitution solicitation, according to a police report obtained by Patch. TPD assisted in a prostitution decoy operation at the block of Pacific Avenue, a high area of prostitution activity, around p. Cornell parked at a nearby church and made contact with the undercover cop, according to the police report. Cornell requested oral sex and prostitution arrests lakewood her to expose her breasts in the parking lot, the police report stated.
Pierce County prosecutors said year-old Jing Su and year-old Yuan Chu were in charge of the businesses. Chu pleaded guilty to second-degree promoting prostitution and unlawful use of proceeds of criminal profiteering, and Su to permitting prostitution. Both women, year-old Aizhen Jiang and year-old Xianin Luo, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.
Police detectives posed as clients at the businesses, and said masseuses offered them sexual services, according to charging papers. Martin sentenced him to credit for time served. Martin sentenced three others who were charged after the sting.
Prosecutors dismissed prostitution charges against another woman, year-old Jing Liu, because she was deported after her arrest. Judge sentences 5 people involved in Lakewood sex sting.
Jiusheng Jiang, the only man charged in the busts, pleaded guilty to second-degree promoting prostitution. All those charged are Chinese nationals. The year-old was accused of being a manager at one of the businesses.