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Englewood Masseuse Charged With Sexual Assault

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Englewood, New Jersey (My9NJ) - Felipe Cruz is a 52 year-old masseuse who has been charged with sexually assaulting some of his clients at the D2 Spa in Englewood, New Jersey. He’s currently being held at the Bergen County jail on $75,000 bail.

Now, his attorney Ron Bar-Nadav is making an explosive allegation. He said that the women who are accusing Cruz of sexual assault had actually consented to having sexual relations with his client. He also said that some if these women were repeat customers.

“In New Jersey specifically, there are many spas that at the end of it would give a happy ending. And there’s many men who go to these spas. And sometimes the law comes down and they stop it. When the law finds out, they charge those people giving massages with prostitution. In this particular case, instead of charging him with prostitution for essentially the same conduct, they charged him criminally with criminal sexual conduct,” Bar-Nadav said.

Dee-anne Palmer is the owner of D2 Spa and she believes that the allegations Cruz and his lawyer are making about their customers are disgusting.

“There’s no way the clients that came here were coming here for that kind of a service. This is a reputable spa and we do spa services,” she said

When the D2 Spa first opened it received an award from InStyle Magazine for best massages in New Jersey.


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