Red Square and other Norwalk CT Brothels
a Russian national... pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiring to launder money for a series of brothels in Fairfield County, New York and New Jersey.
...plea agreement accuses her of laundering hundreds of thousands of dollars for a series of holistic health centers and massage parlors operating as brothels featuring Eastern European women and run by XXXX a 44-year-old native of the Ukraine....the brothels began operation in 2002.
"What took place in the massage parlors?"... "Prostitution," answered the slim, tanned woman..."And you knew that?" the judge continued...."Yes,"
And then the unsavory part:
Federal agents seized customer lists, video recordings showing sexual activity and financial records from several of the facilities including New Age Management, 2900 Main St., Stratford; the Norwalk Health Center, 94 Taylor Ave., Norwalk; and Red Square, 251 Hope St., Stamford.
Many of the workers were hired through ads published in Russkaya Reklama, one of the largest circulating Russian-language newspapers in the United States.