Six people were arrested during stings at local massage parlors. 5 of the arrests happened at a parlor on Jewella Avenue. The other was made in the 5900 block of Fairfield Avenue. All 6 were booked for prostitution related charges.

In recent months, investigators have been using websites like Backpage to look for possible human trafficking or prostitution related offenses. According to a recent study, Caddo Parish is a human trafficking hot bed, only ranking behind Orleans Parish.

  • Caihong Kong, 29, booked at 5:03 a.m. March 8 on one count of prostitution and as an in-state fugitive
  • Xiangmei Li, 34, booked at 7:58 a.m. March 8 on one count of prostitution
  • Xuqiang Sun, 36, booked at 8:24 a.m. March 8 on one count each of pandering and prostitution
  • Song Xinying, 41, booked at 4:17 a.m. March 8 on one count of prostitution by massage and as an in-state fugitive
  • Daomei Zhang, 40, booked at 4:10 a.m. March 8 on one count of prostitution and as an in-state fugitive
  • Wenwei Zhou, 35, booked at 4:58 a.m. March 8 on one count of prohibited sexual conduct during a massage and as an in-state fugitive