Posted September 05, 2018 12:02:18An Arizona man has been arrested after he allegedly stole $6,500 worth of expensive massage equipment, including a high-end, high-definition television, from a massage parlour, according to police.
Police said they found the items on Tuesday at the San Diego-based massage parLucky Jade Massage and Spa, located in the 800 block of West Main Street.
Police say that the owner of the massage par was trying to get a new employee, who was a part-time employee, to clean up after her husband had died of a drug overdose.
Lucky said she and her husband, who is in his 60s, were in the process of moving to a new home in San Diego when he passed away.
The husband’s body was found in a nearby backyard on March 15, 2018.
He was a longtime massage therapist.
The owners of Lucky Jade said that she had been working as a massage therapist for the past eight years and had just been laid off from her job.
Police allege that the husband took the items from the parlours, which are owned by the same person.
He also allegedly tried to cash the checks.
He has not been charged.