An East Palo Alto man who has been allegedly running an unregulated massage-therapy business from his home for the past 30 years has been arrested for sexual battery.
East Palo Alto police arrested Bernardino Rosas Valle, 66, on Wednesday, Sept. 3, for an outstanding warrant alleging sexual battery. Police said he's been assisting clients with issues ranging from minor aches and pains to fertility enhancement out of his home on the 2200 block of Brentwood Court, police said. He claims to have been operating the business as a self-proclaimed "sobandero," or masseuse, for 30 years.
Police suspect there are additional victims who have not come forward and strongly encourage any witnesses or people with information about this crime to contact Detective Steve Ong at 650-798-5958.