ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY PRESS RELEASE
Case # 14HF2721
Date: July 17, 2015
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – A woman was sentenced today to three years in state prison for pimping and pandering two women out of brothels in Irvine. Goan Suk Ko, 44, Los Angeles, pleaded guilty to one felony count of pandering and one felony count of pimping.
Circumstances of the Case
Between July 2014 and October 2014, Ko operated a residential brothel and additional brothels in Irvine. The defendant subleased an apartment in Irvine, and used the space for commercial sex acts. The defendant pimped two female victims and collected the proceeds that they received from performing commercial sex acts at several different locations in Irvine. Continue reading