On 1-29-2019 The Chambersburg Police Department arrested 52 year old Chang Hong Zhao for charges related to prostitution and promoting prostitution. The arrest was made after CPD units accompanied by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Investigators from the Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Enforcement, and PA State Police Chambersburg conducted a search warrant on the Asian Message business at 58 Lincoln Way West in Chambersburg. The search warrant was the culmination of a months long criminal investigation into multiple allegations of prostitution that was alleged to have occurred within the business.
The business has been shut down. Several items of evidence including articles relating to prostitution at the business were seized by officers per the executed search warrant. The investigation into this business and prostitution are on going. Additional arrest for those related to the business and acts of prostitution are expected in the future.