Documents said the couple targeted Chinese women, recruiting them to travel to Maine and work in prostitution, then depriving them of necessities like food, clothes and documents so they couldn't leave on their own. Bates' house is right across from a rental home on Verrill Street, which court documents say was used as a "prostitution house" in He said another neighbor noticed suspicious activity and asked him to check it out. When he saw a man leaving the house, Bates said he decided to knock on the door.
South Portland residents blame Route 1 motel guests for rise in crime
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South Portland residents blame Route 1 motel guests for rise in crime by WGME Saturday, May 13th AA Some South Portland residents say crime is on the rise in some of the neighborhoods off Route 1, and they're blaming the guests of the motels in that area. Home surveillance video shows a man attempting to break into Max Risemans's car. Police later made an arrest using Riseman's footage. They say the man who stole from him, and a number of others in the neighborhood, was staying at a nearby Main Street motel, where they recovered spare change and other property.
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Sunday, 12 February Written by James Hills Traditionally, our wives and girlfriends sit and wait for us to pick a hotel that they want for Valentine's Day - but why can't we turn the tables and do things differently? We scoured the internet looking for epic hotel ideas that will inspire romance this Valentine's Day in a completely different manner than the typical 4-star resort with breakfast in bed! Each of these motels caters to fantasies or have themed rooms that will make your Valentine's Day that much more fun compared to a eewwey gooey, boring romantic night at a typical hotel with red roses and chocolates.