facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search

Detroit investigates Booty Lounge bus

Sept. 28, 2011 at 12:05 PM   |   Comments

DETROIT, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Detroit Police said Chief Ralph Godbee believes a mobile strip club dubbed the Booty Lounge is illegal and officers are investigating.

Police spokeswoman Eren Stephens said the bus, which is often seen operating downtown during Detroit Lions games, is being investigated on allegations of being an illegal strip club, charging $10 "donations" for entry, the Detroit Free Press reported Wednesday.

"We're looking at the whole operation, not just that they're going to every game," Stephens said.

Godbee said he ordered the investigation after a city official complained about the bus being parked downtown during Lions games, The Detroit News reported.

"Ostensibly, it's an illegal establishment," Godbee said. "The same thing that would regulate that type of activity in a strip club would be applicable to that vehicle. We're going to police it very aggressively through our investigation.

"I'm appalled at this kind of conduct because we have families and children around. We need to make sure these events are fan-friendly for children and their families," he said.

The department is also investigating photos on Facebook depicting two police officers posing with the bus, investigators said.

The Free Press and the News said the operators of the Booty Lounge could not be reached for comment.

Topics: Facebook
© 2011 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Hundreds of cats take over island in New York
2
Ohio woman allegedly poops in front of Walgreens after being accused of shoplifting
3
American tourists call police after getting charged $56 for 3 ice creams and water
4
Mom sells daughter's Katy Perry tickets on Facebook to teach her a lesson
5
Aggressive otter goes after 8-year-old boy and his grandmother
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback