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The women were all charged with prostitution. One of the women received an additional charge of resisting arrest after she pulled a plastic bag from inside her bra, swallowed it and then fought with police when they tried to arrest her, authorities said. The operation happened on Aug. Officers said the women were contacted through various escort websites and meetings were arranged at local hotel. After meeting up with the individuals, undercover agents confirmed the price of the transaction and what specific sex act would occur. The women were then taken into custody and charged.
Support Local Journalism. the Cleveland Scene Press Club. January 29, News » Features. Operating above the dentist office, driving school, lawyer and insurance agency in the boxy office building in a boring stretch in Bedford was a different kind of business not included in the Walsh Professional Building age out front with the others.
Up on the third floor was a massage studio, one with online advertisements for "the hottest rub you could imagine" from girls with names like Lola, Kendra, Rayne and Star. When federal and local authorities finally raided the top floor of the Walsh Professional Building and its covert tenant last fall, they found not just a simple massage parlor called "Studio 54," but a full-on brothel, a secretive den whose business "provided a menu of services ranging from nude massages to sex acts," according to prosecutors.
Soon after, it also turned up something perhaps less surprising, at least in Cuyahoga County: corrupt public officials. The looming shadow of Jimmy Dimora is hard to escape in this working-class Cleveland suburb, after all. Jim Walsh, the year-old owner of the office building, was arrested on Sept. In December, down went two of the most powerful people in Bedford: municipal court judge Harry J. Jacob III and law director Kenneth Schuman, customers who allegedly went the extra mile of shielding the brothel from the law.
Jim Walsh's listed address is in Willoughby but, since separating from his wife a few years back, he had been living in the third floor of the office building that bears his name. He collected rent from businesses on the first two floors; he ran his own gig on the third. That's where she met Walsh, a regular at the establishment. So he gave me hisI called him a few days later, he picked me up and took me to the office. She and other girls worked there seven days a week, from about 10 a.
Their uniform: "sexy lingerie, thigh highs and high heels or bare feet. Walsh also advertised online, touting the dream of an "unlimited income.
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No experience necessary. Great opportunity to make unlimited income. Please Call Candice or Jim [phone ] and send photo to studiogirls54 gmail.
She briefly quit when Jim brought on another girl she didn't get along with "a cunt," who she blames for bringing law enforcement heat on the business when she was having sex with too many clients. As time went on, we got more and more girls, and by the time we got raided we had six girls there. Usually all six would be working at the same time, entertaining clients who found the some of which appeared in Scene in the four private rooms with massage tables. On busy days, Michelle would see up to five men. On slow days, one or two, and sometimes none at all. On those days, they'd all hang out in Walsh's office, smoking weed and watching TV or movies, she said.
According to Michelle, clients would "read a disclaimer stating we were not liable if they were hurt during the massages and stated they were not affiliated with law enforcement. Then they would pay and be taken to the room where the girls would wait three minutes and go in to do the massage. The online were mostly posted on back. Some were relatively specific. I am waiting for you!! I will discuss the Reverse Rub in the room with you ; Ask about our two girl special!!!!
Other were more vague, employing the sort of suggestive language that maintained plausible deniability. Only a handful went for two girls at the same time. And like any thriving business, Studio 54 accepted credit cards -- a surprising 30 percent or so of clients used them to pay, says Michelle -- and those records were especially helpful when prosecutors were seizing evidence.
Walsh took an even cut of the money from each girl's sessions.
If she worked solo, Walsh got half. If a client paid for two girls, Walsh and the girls each got a third of the money. Michelle claims most men would come solely for real massages -- "Can't a man enjoy a nice, relaxing massage by a pretty girl in something skimpy? That last claim is disputed both by prosecutors and s from family members of other Studio 54 employees.
It was fun, Jim was a nice man, I made good money.
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He supplied us with food, snacks, drinks, cable TV. He bought us clothes and anything we needed. I know it sounds like he was our pimp, but it was nothing like that. Except that's exactly what he was. And free cable TV, food and snacks weren't the only things supplied behind his walls. The reality of Studio 54 life was much less rosy, at least for the other girls who worked there, even if Michelle claims differently.
At least two of the women were heroin users who worked at the Bedford building and at a Sagamore Hills apartment they shared while their children were present. Full text. We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Sceneand must include the writer's full name, address, and phone for verification purposes.
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