AN owner of a spa and massage facility and six employees were arrested for alleged prostitution, the Makati City police said in a statement on Wednesday.
John Martin Sansalian Ibe, 30, a resident of Pagsanjan, Laguna, a businessman and alleged owner of the spa; and his massage attendants Lester dela Cruz, 22; Anolowil Vicera, 25; Alvin Cardinas, 28; Elmer Agquiz, 28; Jay Mark Estevel, 20; and Ralph Oliver Lim, 29, were arrested in a police operation at the Green Palace Spa in Barangay Poblacion at about 11: 13 p.m. on Tuesday after several weeks of surveillance.
Pieces of evidence recovered were the marked money worth P2,000, P15,620 in sales money, six mobile phones, one Acer laptop, and different booking receipts.
On the Green Palace Spa’s website, photos of men in skimpy underwear, with offers for a variety of massages such as “naked body to body massage” and “special services” are posted.
Netizens also have the option to send feedback or to set appointments. RJ CARBONELL