For Immediate Release
Saturday, March 02, 2019
Incident: Two Women Arrested During Massage Parlor Raid
Location: 201 Higbie Lane, West Islip
Date/Time: Friday, March 1, 2019 at 8:20 p.m.

Suffolk County Police last night arrested two women during a massage parlor raid in West Islip.


In response to several community complaints, Third Precinct Crime Section Officers conducted an investigation into illegal activities at 201 Higbie Lane and arrested two women at 8:20 p.m.


Cui Fang, 39, of Bayside was charged with one count of Unauthorized Practice of a Profession, a class E felony under the NYS Education Law, and Criminal Nuisance 2nd Degree Under the NYS Penal Law. Duoxio Yang, 39, of Flushing was charged with three counts of Unauthorized Practice of a Profession, and Criminal Nuisance 2nd Degree.


An investigation by the Town of Islip Fire Marshall revealed numerous occupancy and town code violations. The business was shut down, and summonses will be issued to the owner of the building.


The women are being held overnight at the Fourth Precinct and are scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on March 2.


A criminal charge is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 18-681834
Suffolk County Police Department

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