Massage parlors busted for prostitution

A man and woman were arrested Thursday for promotion of prostitution and human trafficking after warrants were served at two Granbury massage parlors, police said.

Over $10,000 was seized.

Zhixin Lai, 64, was arrested on charges of aggravated promotion of prostitution and continuous trafficking of persons. Qin Liang, 54, was arrested on charges of aggravated promotion of prostitution.

The massage parlors were located at 2441 and 3006 Highway 377 East. Officers also executed warrants at a Weatherford massage parlor and house in the 2800 block of James Road east of Granbury.

Agencies involved in the bust were the Granbury Police Department, Parker County Special Crimes Unit, Texas Department of Public Safety Criminal Investigations Division and the Texas Attorney General’s Office.

The arrests ended almost a yearlong investigation, police said.