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Arrest made for alleged prostitution sting at Oklahoma massage parlor

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SHAWNEE, Okla. — One arrest was made in relation to an alleged prostitution sting at a massage parlor in Shawnee.

Shawnee Police and the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics did a joint undercover operation involving the Healthy Massage parlor at the 1600 block of N. Harrison.

Shawnee Police Sgt. Dan Shumaker said 57-year-old Healthy Massage employee, ShaoJun Zhang was arrested at the scene for a felony complaint of engaging in or soliciting prostitution within 1,000 feet of a church.

Reports show that formal charges have not been filed.

Shawnee Police Chief Russell Frantz said the investigation began after police received multiple reports of illegal activities at the massage parlor.

Zhang was booked into the Pottawatomie County Public Safety Center, but has since been released after posting bond.

Shumaker said police don’t anticipate any other arrests at this time.

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