The world's oldest profession was apparently still going strong in one Mt. Prospect spa.
Three women suspected of running a prostitution ring out of Spa One, at 1182 S. Elmhurst Rd., were arrested Thursday, police said.
The spa is located in the Countryside Court Shopping Center.
Meilan Cao, 38, of Chicago, was charged with one count of prostitution, a misdemeanor, and one count of violating the Massage Licensing Act for giving a massage without holding the required Illinois License, also a misdemeanor, the release said.
Jung Nam Ahn, 60, of Bolingbrook, was charged with keeping a place of prostitution, a misdemeanor, and one count of violating the Massage Licensing Act for allowing a person to conduct a massage business without a license, also a misdemeanor.
Tae Kyung Waterhouse, 50, of Haymarket, Va., was arrested and charged with one count of violating the Massage Licensing Act, a misdemeanor, the release said.
Each woman was released from custody after posting $1,000 bond. They are all scheduled to appear in 3rd District court in Rolling Meadows Oct. 20 at 10:30 a.m.