Laguna Niguel massage therapist accused of sexually assaulting client

LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (KABC) -- A massage therapist at a Laguna Niguel studio was arrested Wednesday for alleged sexual assault of a female client, officials said.

Jesse Douglas Walker, 31, of Irvine, is accused of sexually assaulting a 20-year-old woman while giving her a massage at Elements Massage, at 27901 La Paz Road, Laguna Niguel, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department.

The alleged victim complained of the assault on June 10 and Walker was arrested for sexual battery and booked into Orange County jail after a five-day investigation. He was released on $500 bail and is scheduled to appear in court at a future date.

The Orange County Sheriff's Department is investigating to find out if there may have been other potential victims of Walker. He worked at Elements Massage for the past year and also worked at Revive Massage and Body Work, 4880 Irvine Blvd., in Irvine for the past year.

Investigators asked anyone who has more information or may have been a victim to call the Orange County Sheriff's Department Special Victims Detail at (714)647-7419 or (714)647-7000. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Orange County Crime Stoppers at 855-TIP-OCCS.
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