Police: Woman giving massage is tied up, robbed

WICHITA — A woman giving a massage at a west-side spa was grabbed by robbers who then tied her up, police said today.

According to police accounts, the 49-year-old woman had been giving a massage to a man about 8:45 p.m. Tuesday at J.J. Spa, in the 3500 block of West Central.

During the massage, someone grabbed her from behind, moved her to another room and tied her up.

The woman, who was not injured, was able to get free.

The robbers took a television and surveillance tape before leaving in a red Jeep.

One of the suspects — the man who came in for the massage — was described as 25 to 30 years old, 6 feet 3 inches tall, 160 pounds, with black hair. He was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt. All three of the suspects were described as being Hispanic males, police said.