WATERTOWN — Watertown police report that on February 18, the Watertown Police Department executed a search and seizure warrant at the Golden Phoenix Spa, 1278 Main St. in connection to a promoting prostitution investigation.
The Watertown Police Department had received numerous complaints regarding prostitution activity at the business.
During the investigation, officers and detectives determined that employees were accepting payments for sexual activity.
Information developed during the search and seizure warrant indicated that two female parties in the business were transient from New York City.
It is believed that workers had been driven to the business and had been there for the past three days.
As of the time no arrests have been made and the investigation into the business management is ongoing.
WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Jonathan Mcfarlane, 33, 187 Mount Vernon Ave., Oakvile at 9:30 p.m. February 18 for criminal mischief in the 3rd degree, interfering with an officer/resisting arrest and breach of peace in the 2nd degree.
He was detained for court. His court date was February 19.