Two Prostitution Arrests Made in Reading

A Reading and New York resident were arrested this week.

Reading Police made two prostitution arrests on Nov. 9 at 12:48 p.m. Yong Du, 43, 4180 Summit Court, Flushing, New York and Youjia Zhang, 24, 360 Main Street, Reading were both arrested on charges of conspiracy to commit prostitution. Zhang was also charged with sexual conduct for a fee. 

According to police, they worked with North Eastern Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council (NEMLEC) detectives to conduct the investigation of alleged prostitution at Reading Body Wellness Center on Main Street Reading. An undercover officer went into the center and pretended to be a customer during the investigation. 

Both Du and Zhang were arrested at the Main Street business and will be arraigned at Woburn District Court on Nov. 13. The Reading Body Wellness Center will be closed, police said.

Rob November 10, 2012 at 01:00 PM
And who said this town wasn't going downhill?
sara November 10, 2012 at 07:18 PM
Heard a "rumor" prostitution was happening at this location. Guess it wasn't a rumor. Wonder how long the police and nearby businesses knew about it?
Fred Willard November 11, 2012 at 11:40 AM
"rumor" has is a zumba studio is coming soon...
SMS November 11, 2012 at 10:28 PM
Well least it wasnt another pizza place.
Charles Towne February 24, 2013 at 09:29 PM
I thought that women didn't want the government controlling their bodies. Time to stop this war on women!


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