Human Trafficking, right here in Nashville… We need to educate our community so this can be recognized and prevented.
July 20, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Specialized Investigations Division undercover detectives today raided three Nashville businesses that have been serving as fronts for prostitution for at least several months.
Search warrants are being executed at:
- Shine Nails, 2828 Elm Hill Pike, Suite 107;
- Blue Sapphire, 211 Donelson Pike; and
- Healing Arts Massage, 4820 Old Hickory Boulevard, Suite B.
An investigation begun in April after the receipt of citizen complaints centered on the potential crimes of prostitution, the promotion of prostitution, money laundering, and human trafficking. During undercover operations, prostitution activities by Asian women were documented at the businesses on three separate occasions each.