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Zumba Sex Scandal: Alexis Wright's Business Partner's Trial Set to Begin
Sat, 19 Jan 2013|
John Schriffen reports the latest on the Kennebunk, Maine prostitution scandal.
Zumba Studio Prostitution Scandal: Alexis Wright Speaks
center of a prostitution scandal. Alexis wright runs a zumba studio, that the former zumba instructor you run a prostitution ring? I will rural maine, alexis wright had no comment studio in kennebunk , mainestart with our correspondent going face-to-oung woman in the center of a prostitution scandal. Alexis wright runs a zumba studio, that police say was doubling as a brothel. She has stayed mum since the scandal broke. But abc's john schriffen tracks her down. Reporter: Is anybody home? For someone who lives such a public life on the internet, it wasn't easy tracking down the former zumba instructor at the center of a controversy, that has gripped a small town. Did you run a prostitution ring? I will pick up the phone and call the police. Reporter: At her home in rural maine, alexis wright had no comment after being arrested and charged earlier this week, for over 100 counts of prostitution and invasion of privacy. Allegedly running a sex-for-hire business out of her dance studio in kennebunk , maine. Her alleged business partner? 57-year-old mark strong. His attorney says there is a list of more than 100 johns that could
Zumba Instructor Gets 10 Months for Prostitution
studio Alex Wright was sentenced to ten months in jail today after pleading guilty to using resume the studio as a house of prostitution . in more than 100. Fifty customers. Some of them well known. The thirty year old even secretly videotaped them and keptpleading guilty to using -- resume the studio as a house of prostitution . -- in more than 100. Fifty customers. Some of them well known. The thirty year old even secretly videotaped them and kept
Zumba Prostitution Scandal: Police Charge 21 Men
caught up in the zumba prostitution investigation has been charged with engaging in prostitution . Police believe they of 29-year-old zumba fitness instructor alexis wright , charged with running a prostitution operation out of herlatest on the scandal shaking a wealthy resort town in maine. A zumba instructor has been arrested for running a prostitution ring out of her dance studio. Reporter: This morning, 21 men allegedly caught up in the zumba prostitution investigation has been revealed. Late monday, the police released the first 21 names about the 20 men and 1 woman being investigated. 21 of them now charged with engaging in prostitution . Police believe they were clients of 29-year-old zumba fitness instructor alexis wright , charged with running a prostitution operation out of her fitness studio. The men summoned have to appear IN COURT ON DECEMBER 5th. While police did not includewright has pleaded not guilty to 106 counts related to her alleged prostitution ring. Abc news exclusively tracked down wright at her home. Can we talk to you about the allegations? Absolutely not. Reporter: The
Zumba Prostitution Scandal
But tonight, kennebunk , maine, reel Reporter: She's a zumba instructor with 29-year-old alexis wright , seen here in her now shuttered zumba dance studio over 100 counts of prostitution and vags of privacy operated the pura vida zumba studio, just a what everyone in kennebunk is waiting to seenew england hamlet best know for beaches and blueberry fields. But tonight, kennebunk , maine, reel iing over. The exercise instructor at the center of the case allegedly kept a secret list that now threatens to expose over 100 clients. And if they start naming names in a town of only 10,000, oh, you can imagine the impact. Here's abc's john schriffen. Reporter: She's a zumba instructor with an alleged side business. 29-year-old alexis wright , seen here in this video for her now shuttered zumba dance studio. Wright is at the center of a sex scandal that's shaken this quiet new england town to its roots. Complete with alleged sex tapes and a potentially revealing and devastating list of client names. This week, she was charged with over 100 counts of prostitution and vags of privacy. Not guilty. Reporter: Along with her alleged business partner, 57-year-old mark strong. Not guilty, your honor. Reporter: We want to h house today. Hello? Anybody home? But -- you don't want to talk about the alallegations? Absolutely not. Reporter: Did you do it? I will pick up the phone and I will call the police. Reporter: Wright operated the pura vida zumba studio, just a few miles down the line from the exclusive summer compound of the bush family where bush number one sticka lot of difficult months ahead. Reporter: There have been high profile prostitution cases in the past. Heidi fleiss, to name but one. But not in such a small community where everyone knows one another.
Zumba Prostitution Ring Case: Officials Might Release Names
this week. Prostitution allegations against a zumba dance instructor schriffen is in kennebunk , maine client of alexis wright , asked the Wright, a zumba dance instructor running a prostitution ring from her kennebunk dance studioto the latest on the shocking scandal we reported earlier this week. Prostitution allegations against a zumba dance instructor in a popular new england tourist town. This morning, police are getting ready to reveal the names of more than 100 alleged clients. Abc's john schriffen is in kennebunk , maine, with the latest. Reporter: Defense attorneys representing some of the more than 100 alleged client of alexis wright , asked the judge here to block the release of the names. Releasing the list has the power to really destroy reputation. Reporter: Wright, a zumba dance instructor, is accused of running a prostitution ring from her kennebunk dance studio. Outside of court tuesday, the 29-year-old refused to answer questions, after pleading not guilty to 106 counts, ranging from prostitution to invasion of privacy. This morning, abc news has learned as many as 45 men on the list have already been summoned.
Zumba Prostitution Ring Case: Alleged Johns' Names Might Be Released
the most damage of all. Most of the charges against alexis wright and mark strong, are they misdemeanors, as well here. Only three felonies. And those relate not to prostitution but to theft and tax evasion. A lot of different chargesto be the most damage of all. Most of the charges against alexis wright and mark strong, are they misdemeanors, as well? Of the 106 charges, you have 103 misdemeanors here. Only three felonies. And those relate not to prostitution but to theft and tax evasion. A lot of different charges here. These are the cases that tend to plead out. And
Zumba Instructor Sentenced to 10 Months in Jail
Development this morning prostitution case that went charge of running a prostitution ring out of studio more surreal with Alexis claims she was turned prostitute Alexis Wright is in prison counts including prostitution . Tax evasionDevelopment this morning -- prostitution case that went off like a bomb in the quaint seaside town of -- on main. -- -- charge of running a prostitution ring out of -- studio customers including a former Mara hockey coach and a minister. What she said in court at her sentencing and even more remarkably what her husband said ABC's Lindsay -- So on the story good morning. Data and -- this sad and bizarre case just became even more surreal with Alexis -- claims she was duped into thinking. She was a private investigator searching for bad guys. -- this morning it -- -- by instructor turned prostitute Alexis Wright is in prison. The thirty year old pleaded guilty to charges she turned her exercise studio into a brothel. In an addressin exchange for her guilty pleas to two when he counts including prostitution . Tax evasion and benefits -- rights lawyers say she was manipulated by businessman mark strong into believing she was an operative for his private investigation firm charged with exposing sexual deviant acts. -- Says. Prosecutors didn't buy it neither did the judge in a separate trial strong was sentenced to just twenty days after his conviction for promoting prostitution . Rights attorney admits -- story sounds farfetched but says sexual abuse from her childhood made her an easy target what we have here is. And her small piece of who she is a person the -- but teacher and her business partner shot to international notoriety after police -- raided her dance studio in the sleepy main town of ten about fifteen months ago. Another strange twist in this case -- husband Jason troll bridge found out about the prostitution nearly a year before police he chose to stick -- -- -- the teacher and her now eight year old son. In
Zumba Prostitution Scandal: More Information About Alleged Clients
schriffen is in kennebunk , maine. Reporter the unfolding prostitution scandal here Accusing the kennebunk police department never had sex with alexis strong for money Strong says he met alexis wright , the 29-year-old, zumba instructor accused investigating kennebunk police, because 58-year-old james soule , the mayor ofWe're going to turn to the latest bombshell in the prostitution scandal shaking up maine. We're learning more about the prominent names on the client st. And we're hearing from the man who is charged with helping that zumba instructor run the operation. John schriffen is in kennebunk , maine. Reporter: The judge has decided to release more information about the first 21 names. We know their ages range from 34 to 85 and their home addresses. The majority live right here in maine. One in new hampshire. The other in boston. But the most scandalous information, coming from the man accused of screening those johns. In a scathing statement overnight, 57-year-old mark strong, the man accused of booking clients in the unfolding prostitution scandal here, lashed out at investigators. Accusing the kennebunk police department, of retaliation and unprofessional conduct. I never had sex with alexis strong for money. The charges are untrue. I'll be indicated in trial. Strong says he met alexis wright , the 29-year-old, zumba instructor accused of selling sex in her dance studio online, developed a relationship and helped her start a legitimate business. Police say strong helped run wright's alleged side business and helped videotape her clients. But the 57-year-old insurance agent now says he's also a private investigator. And that he began investigating kennebunk police, because he says the police department was harassing wright. The kennebunk police department seized my computer, which contains multiple interviews with witnesses in that investigation. Wright did not respond to the allegations. Meantime, there is more fallout this morning from the release of some of wright's more than 100 alleged clients, which reportedly include a lawyer, a forester, and an appraiser. Abc news has confirmed 58-year-old james soule , the mayor of a nearby town, south portland, maine, and seen here in an interview "the boston globe," is 1 of the
Maine Zumba Instructor Charged in Prostitution Scandal
scandal. A prostitution ring allegedly operating out of a zumba dance studio But now, kennebunk , maine 29-year-old zumba instructor, alexis right, for out of her zumba . Wright appeared promoting prostitution and violationupscale new england town has been rocked by a shocking scandal. A prostitution ring allegedly operating out of a zumba dance studio. The instructor has been arrested. Now, the people of kenny bunk, maine, are on-edge, as police threaten to expose her clientele. Here's abc's john muller. Reporter: It's a town known for east coast charm. But now, kennebunk , maine, has been involved in a massive scandal involving sex, money and zumba . It's a nice place to live. I'm quite surprised. Reporter: Authorities charge 29-year-old zumba instructor, alexis right, for running a sex-for-money operation out of her zumba . Wright appeared in court yesterday. Not guilty. Reporter: Her alleged partner has also been charged with promoting prostitution and violation of privacy. Not guilty. Reporter: It turns out the duo allegedly recorded many of wright's encounters and say they have
Zumba Prostitution Scandal: Alleged Johns' Names Released
Dan Abrams discusses the case of an alleged prostitution ring in Kennebunk , Maine.
Zumba Sex Scandal: Alleged Zumba Business Partner Speaks
front. For a bustling prostitution ring whose detailed list this woman thirty year old Alexis right. Was actually a front for prostitution ring used by more than 59 counts of promoting prostitution and invasion of privacyusing her Latin themed fitness studio as the front. For a bustling prostitution ring whose detailed list of alleged clients name the names of over a hundred local men. Now her alleged business partner islegitimate -- but dance studio run by this woman thirty year old Alexis right. Was actually a front for prostitution ring used by more than a 150 men so -- them prominent members of this tight knit community. -- -- No matterman accused of bankrolling the studio charged with 59 counts of promoting prostitution and invasion of privacy. Is telling this side of the story for the first time -- days before his upcoming trial we