Skip to content
Join our Newsletter

Bensonhurst Spa Employees Accused of Soliciting Sex Acts With Undercover Officer

Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Patria Frias-Colón ordered that the spa be temporarily closed pending a May 15 hearing.

A Bensonhurst acupuncturist and massage parlor is facing an unhappy ending after the City filed a lawsuit to shut down the spa, claiming an undercover officer was offered sex acts in exchange for cash. According to the April 22 lawsuit, authorities were first alerted to possible illegal activity at Brooklyn Acupuncture & Wellness, located on the ground floor of 6610 17th Ave., in August 2023 after a member of the public reported that prostitution was occurring at the premises. As a result of the complaint, the Police Department conducted an undercover operation. Click here to read more on