These undated booking photos from the Martin County Sheriff's Office, show (from left) Lixia Zhu and Ruimei Li, who have been arrested on charges tied to the operation of massage parlours in Florida. Photo: AFP

In Florida sex spas, Chinese human trafficking rings operated in plain sight, prosecutors say after Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s solicitation arrest

  • The Asian-themed spas, including the one where New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was arrested, are staffed with young women from China
  • Authorities say many women in the spas were brought from China under false pretences and forced to service many men a day
Topic |   Crime

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These undated booking photos from the Martin County Sheriff's Office, show (from left) Lixia Zhu and Ruimei Li, who have been arrested on charges tied to the operation of massage parlours in Florida. Photo: AFP
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, whose team won the Super Bowl earlier this month, denies charges of soliciting prostitution. Photo: AFP

Robert Kraft affidavit: Patriots owner visited ‘Orchids of Asia’ spa for sex acts before AFC title game

  • Details regarding billionaire NFL mogul Robert Kraft’s massage parlour visits released in court documents
  • Human trafficking investigation sees 10 Florida spas closed where police say some workers born in China were forced to live
Topic |   NFL (National Football League)

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, whose team won the Super Bowl earlier this month, denies charges of soliciting prostitution. Photo: AFP
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