Orange County District Attorney Press Release
For Immediate Release: August 25, 2014
THREE TO BE ARRAIGNED FOR CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT PIMPING AND PANDERING BY OPERATING HIGH-END RESIDENTIAL BROTHEL IN IRVINE
SANTA ANA – Two men and one woman will be arraigned today for operating a high-end, residential brothel in Irvine. The two men, Gin Woo Park, 41, Los Angeles, and Heung Soon Kim, 56, Los Angeles, are charged with two felony counts of human trafficking, 13 felony counts of pimping, and 13 felony counts of pandering. Miyoun Kim, 56, Newport Beach, is charged with six felony counts of pimping and six felony counts of pandering. Park and Heung Kim face 40 years and eight months in state prison if convicted. Miyoun Kim faces 12 years and eight months if convicted.
The People will request Park and Heung Kim be held on $1 million bail and Miyoun Kim be held on $250,000 bail at their arraignment today, and they must prove the money is from a legal and legitimate source before posting bond. They are scheduled to be arraigned today, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Department CJ-1, Central Jail, Santa Ana. The time is to be determined. Read more…