Crimetracker: North Knoxville spa closed for alleged prostitution

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The District Attorney General for Knoxville has shut down a North Knoxville spa under the state nuisance law.

Authorities shut down the Green Spa at 5833 Clinton HIghway #201 as the result of a KPD investigation into prostitution at the business.

The DA's office says employees offered undercover officer sexual acts in exchange for money.

This is not the first time a business at this location has been shutdown because of prostitution.

In September, authorities permanently closed the Smile Spa because of illegal prostitution.

A month later, Green Spa opened in the same location under a new business license and with a new owner.

Authorities say complaints by concerned citizens led to the second investigation and closure.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 241711111 -
Gray Television, Inc.