Up and down FM you've seen them. Businesses occupying office space in popular mini malls are often advertised as spas, yet the services they provide extend far beyond the typical massage.
These "spas" are known for refusing female clientele, and using dark curtains or heavily tinted windows to keep out prying eyes. They often don't close till 2 a. If you still aren't registering this, consider performing a Google search for "massage parlors. On an Internet forum for helping people find sexual encounters, one visitor new to Houston said he had no trouble finding what he wanted at "massage parlors" on FM near where he was staying.
One was near a donut shop off Interstate When he agreed, he said she began to undress. Local law enforcement does not give a crap. I have never seen not even an unmarked patrol car out here.
Within 10 minutes of the interview, six men had been escorted into a nearby massage parlor; some of whom had arrived in their company vehicles. The business owner alleged that the property manager administers maintenance checks on other businesses in the strip center, but never sets foot inside the suspected sex parlor.
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Northwest Houston resident Chau Nguyen, 27, has been approached several times by women, or "mamis," who monitor some of the massage parlors along the FM strip. She believes, as law enforcement has proven, that while one small shop may have one owner, it may belong to a larger organization which could be traced overseas.
What's interesting, she said, is that while regular people or customers are able to see beyond mirrors outside, if policemen approach, the mirrors change and make it possible for policemen and anyone else to see inside. And, usually by the time, the girls have been instructed to stop or change and then there's nothing to see.
Prostitution is very cheap and very easy in my country.
Everything in my country, if you have money you can get through. She said these businesses are good at trading people and getting lots of poor teenagers involved because there are no laws to strongly prevent prostitution.
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If a mami sees a beautiful, poor girl she not only approaches the girl, but her family, too. They have no idea what's going on because they're poor," she said.
The girls are lucky to see their families again. The family has no idea what's going on with their daughter when she leaves.
In these types of places the massages are good, but if you want something else done they'll do it for you. The Harris County Sheriff's Office has conducted investigations and filed Class B misdemeanor charges against several establishments in the area, but difficulty remains as suspected massage parlors are prone to close and open quickly somewhere else.