Kern County Massage Parlor Ordered Closed, Two Cited for Alleged Solicitation
Two individuals were recently cited following an investigation into alleged unlawful activity at a massage parlor in Kern County.
According to a press release by the Kern County Sheriff’s Office, an undercover operation was carried out jointly by the Kern County Sheriff’s Office and Kern County Public Health at Heavenly Spa & Massage on Rosedale Highway on Tuesday, January 30.
The operation was conducted in response to several months of complaints received by both agencies regarding alleged involvement in prostitution at the massage facility, the Sheriff’s Office said.
Two individuals were ultimately cited and released for misdemeanor county ordinance violations and alleged solicitation of prostitution. The individuals were identified as Karina Diaz Correa, 38, of Bakersfield, and Yuanjun Yan, 35, of West Covina.
In addition to the aforementioned violations, both Correa and Yan were found to be in breach of multiple county ordinances. Kern County Public Health issued a notice to Heavenly Massage facility, informing them of their non-compliance with county ordinances and mandating their immediate closure.