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April 18, 2014 at 9:15 AM

Former sheriff’s deputy denies tipping off Everett bikini baristas

The Associated Press EVERETT — A man accused of tipping off bikini baristas to undercover officers when he worked as a Snohomish County sheriff’s sergeant pleaded not guilty Thursday in Everett to charges of promoting prostitution and official misconduct. Darrell O’Neill was a deputy for 30 years. He was arrested after police raided Java Juggs espresso stands…


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October 31, 2013 at 10:00 AM

3 bikini baristas arrested at Everett coffee stand

EVERETT (AP) — Police say the service at a bikini espresso stand in Washington state was too hot. Officers arrested three baristas Wednesday at the Hillbilly Hotties coffee stand in Everett. Spokesman Aaron Snell tells KOMO that police received complaints the women were exposing body parts and behaving inappropriately. A 20-year-old and 21-year-old are facing charges…


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August 6, 2013 at 10:52 AM

‘Bikini barista’ owner sues city of Everett

EVERETT (AP) — A woman accused of using her espresso stands in Everett as drive-thru brothels is suing the city to recover $250,000 she says was wrongfully seized by police. Carmela Panico owns the Java Juggs and Twin Peaks “bikini barista” stands. She was arrested in June and accused of promoting prostitution, but she has not…


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June 25, 2013 at 3:44 PM

Police: Snohomish County sergeant allegedly tipped off bikini baristas to investigation

Police have arrested a Snohomish County Sheriff’s sergeant for allegedly helping bikini baristas elude an investigation into whether they were peddling sexual acts in addition to coffee. Sgt. Darrell O’Neill, a 30-year sheriff’s office veteran, was taken into custody Tuesday morning on suspicion of conspiracy to promote prostitution and official misconduct, officials said. Everett police made the…


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March 6, 2013 at 7:03 PM

Everett bikini-barista stand owners arrested

Everett Police arrested two owners of Grab-N-Go coffee stands this morning for investigation of sexual exploitation of a minor, a felony. Bill Wheeler Jr. 29, was booked into Snohomish County Jail and his 27-year-old co-owner was released while prosecutors decide whether to charge him, said Everett Police Department spokesman Aaron Snell. Detectives searched and…


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February 28, 2013 at 5:17 PM

Kent police arrest 2 bikini baristas suspected of lewd acts

Kent police detectives who have been investigating bikini-barista behavior since October arrested two women suspected of committing lewd acts at a drive-through coffee stand called Twin Peaks Espresso. The women allegedly performed the lewd acts at the stand at 24013 104 Avenue S.E. for coffee tips that ranged from $10 to $25. According to Kent…


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February 20, 2013 at 4:54 PM

Everett baristas suspected of serving adult shows

Three baristas suspected of serving up adult performances at two Grab-N-Go Bikini Hut coffee locations were arrested Wednesday afternoon by the Everett police. “We received numerous phone calls alleging more than coffee was being served,” said Everett police spokesman Aaron Snell, after the department’s two-month investigation. “If you drove past sometimes,…


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