NEW YORK (CBSMiami/AP) — A Florida couple is accused of running a sex tourism business with prostitutes in Dominican Republic.READ MORE: UM Employees Face Vaccination Requirements
Manhattan prosecutors say Jennifer and Alfred Cotten, of Fort Myers, have been charged with promoting prostitution.
The married couple was arrested after a 10-month investigation into their company, Tropical Adult Vacation.
District Attorney Cyrus Vance on Thursday called the alleged “family business” international sex tourism.READ MORE: Elderly Dogs Abandoned In Pembroke Pines Get New Leash On Life
Court papers say U.S. citizens were provided room, board and the services of prostitutes at a hotel in a small town near Santo Domingo.
Prosecutors say customers were charged about $1,500 for a weekend stay.
It wasn’t immediately known if the Cottens had a lawyer who could comment on the charges on their behalf.MORE NEWS: 'Parents Need To Realize Children Are At Risk Of Serious COVID-19': Parents' COVID-19 Questions Answered By FIU's Dr. Mary Jo Trepka
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