7 women arrested in massage parlor investigation on Long Island

SUFFOLK COUNTY, Long Island — Seven women were arrested for alleged illegal activities at several massage parlors in Suffolk County.

An investigation was conducted  Thursday and Friday was conducted at four massage parlors in: 131 E. Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst; 140 Rt. 109 in West Babylon; 1391 A Montauk Highway in Copiague; and 179 A Great East Neck Road in West Babylon.

Police arrested Yubin Zhang, 49; Liying Han, 28; Fang Li, 44; Shuya Meng, 57; Ying Zhu, 54; Hong Liu, 44; and Chen Yang, 34.

All seven women were charged with unauthorized practice of a profession, class E felony, and NYS education law.

Summons for multiple violations were issued to tenants and landlords at the massage parlor locations.