Arrests were made at two different massage parlors in Lafayette today, according to police. The crimes those arrested are being charged with have not yet been released.
The arrests come just two weeks after the City of Lafayette passed an ordinance stating that all massage therapists and practitioners be required to have state certification.
The issue came into discussion at the city level after a number of residents reported alleged illegal activity happening at the massage parlors in their neighborhoods. The issue of illegal activity in Lafayette’s massage parlors has plagued the city in the past.