Va. massage therapist charged with sexual battery

WASHINGTON — A 24-year-old massage therapist has been arrested after police say he inappropriately touched a woman during a session at a local spa.

On May 24, Fairfax County police say Nicholas Currie, of Alexandria, has been charged with sexual battery.

Police say the 36-year-old woman visited Massage Envy, located at 6465 Old Beulah Street in Alexandria, on May 8 around 1 p.m. The woman said that the employee, later identified as Currie, touched her inappropriately during the session. She reported to police the following day.

The victim did not require medical attention.

Police ask anyone who could have had inappropriate contact with Currie or has information about a similar incident to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, online or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

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