An Ohio Strip Club is in trouble for allegedly allowing customers to pay for lap dances using food stamps. Sharky’s Lounge in Harrison Township, Ohio lost its liquor license after being accused of various violations including food stamp trafficking.
I thought food stamps were on a card now?They still using paper stamps in Ohio?
M T O NEWS — The Ohio Liquor Control Commission announced that it was revoking the gentleman’s club’s license.
The OIU made the decision after they conducted a sting operation on Sharky’s Lounge – and were shocked at what they found.
During the investigation, agents say they were able to buy drugs and lap dances by using food stamps. During the five-month long investigation, agents exchanged more than $2,000 worth of food stamps to buy heroin, fentanyl, carfentanil, cocaine, methamphetamine and lap dances.
Criminal charges were filed against employees and patrons for drug trafficking, food stamp trafficking, aggravated shipment and distribution of heroin, engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity and illegal sexual activity.