Cops: 3 arrested at West Babylon massage parlor

NEWSDAY COMPOSITE: Three women, Xiu-Fang Ye, 40, Lina NEWSDAY COMPOSITE: Three women, Xiu-Fang Ye, 40, Lina Yang, 31, and Liying Han, 24 were arrested at a West Babylon massage parlor on prostitution-related charges after an undercover sting, Suffolk police said. (Sept. 21, 2012) Photo Credit: Suffolk County Police Dept.

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Three women at a West Babylon massage parlor were arrested Thursday on prostitution-related charges after an undercover sting, Suffolk police said.

The Green Health Spa on Route 109 had been investigated by the First Precinct crime section, police said, and officers on Thursday seized business records, massage tables, towel warmers and lotions.

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Xiu-Fang Ye, 40, of 136-04 Cherry Ave. in Flushing, Queens, was charged with prostitution and unauthorized practice of a profession; Liying Han, 24, of the same address, was charged with second-degree criminal nuisance; and Lina Yang, 31, of 136-25 Franklin Ave., Flushing, was charged with unauthorized practice of a profession.

All three are scheduled to be arraigned Friday at First District Court in Central Islip.

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