Friday Robert Kraft, the owner of the current NFL Super Bowl champs, the New England Patriots, has been charged with two counts of soliciting someone to commit prostitution according to Jupiter Police Chief Daniel Kerr.
CBS Miami is reporting that the “charges stem from a months long investigation into Orchids of Asia Day Spa.”
The article continues stating that in recent days about 200 arrest warrants have been issued, with more expected.
According to CBS Miami Kraft’s name was on a list of 25 names who will face charges, “in connection to,” human trafficking and spa sex acts.
CNN reports that Jupiter Police’s spokeswoman Kristin Rightler said “charges have been filled,” but Kraft has not been arrested.
CNN goes on to say that a representative for the Patriots has denied all the charges, “We categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity. Because it is a judicial matter, we will not be commenting further.”
In his press statement Kerr explained part of their evidence the crimes were committed is surveillance video’s and by worn body cameras.
CNN notes that Kraft is also the current CEO of The Kraft Food Group.
Also worth noting in Kerr’s presser he also explains they are now investigating whether or not money was laundered through any of the “spas.”
This is a developing story.
Authors note: due to tech error, the wrong headline was published. I have corrected the error, I apologize.