Prosecutors in Robert Kraft’s prostitution case hold press conference

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State Attorney addresses the press. (WINK News photo)
State Attorney addresses the press. (WINK News photo)

On Monday afternoon, State Attorney Dave Aronberg held a press conference addressing the Jupiter human trafficking case involving Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots. Watch below:

The press conference follows an extensive joint operation with the Martin County Sheriff’s Office and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office. The Jupiter Police Department announced the investigation and arrest of Lei Wang, 40, and Hua Zhang, 59, on charges of deriving support from prostitution, maintaining a house for prostitution, and offering to commit prostitution, the press release states.

During this operation, the Jupiter Police Department executed five residential search warrants and two business search warrants within the Town of Jupiter, Martin County and Orange County. One of the businesses investigated for prostitution and the appearance of human trafficking included the Orchids of Asia Day Spa located in the Town of Jupiter.

As a result of the investigation at the Orchids of Asia Day Spa, the Jupiter Police Department identified 25 individuals involved in the solicitation of prostitution, according to the press release. The names and dates of birth of these individuals are listed below. The Jupiter Police Department has filed charges with the Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office on all 25 individuals for the solicitation of prostitution.

Babin Jeffrey W. 4/20/1954
Bope Mark C. 3/29/1954
Buglione Roger E. 7/14/1944
Daniels Joseph M. 3/14/1982
Deora John N. 7/14/1961
Eagan Guy K. 9/21/1951
Firing Craig P. 7/3/1954
Goering Timothy R. 7/21/1966
Havens John P. 9/12/1956
Jacobsen James A 11/2/1955
Johnson John S. 11/5/1959
Kraft Robert 6/5/1941
Lu Mingfu 3/29/1989
Naranjo Justo M. 3/13/1967
Palmer Richard J. 9/21/1969
Porter James G. 4/22/1955
Resdal Rolf B. 10/1/1949
Robaina Rudy 11/9/1980
Segal Martin J. 1/8/1982
Velie Frank J. 7/19/1939
Verrier John A. 11/14/1946
Voirol John 0. 4/27/1964
Weinberger Alan 7/3/1960
Weiss Jonathan S. 11/13/1985
Young Daniel R. 3/3/1934

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