Jeffersontown business owner charged in prostitution sting

Thomas Huber (Source: LMDC)
Thomas Huber (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville man faces several charges related to an undercover prostitution sting at his business off Hurstbourne Parkway in Jeffersontown Wednesday afternoon.

Louisville Metro Police said Thomas Huber, 53, was arrested at his business, Tranquil Garden at 2106 Plantside Drive, after a prostitution charge was filed against one of his employees.

Detectives said the employee told them Huber provided four female employees rooms within the building to perform massages, body rubs and sexual acts in exchange for money. The employee also told investigators that the workers were required to give half of all of their earnings to Huber.

Police said Huber gave detectives verbal consent to search his vehicle and that they recovered a stolen .38 handgun.

Huber was charged with promoting prostitution, permitting prostitution, carrying a concealed deadly weapon and receiving stolen property.

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