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Apr 1, 2013 at 4:22 PM
The owner of a controversial "bikini barista" business was charged on Friday with sexually exploiting a teenage employee.
Apr 1, 2013 at 4:23 PM
EVERETT, Wash. -- The owner of a controversial "bikini barista" business was charged on Friday with sexually exploiting a teenage employee.

Prosecutors say 29-year-old Bill Wheeler Jr. Hired a 16-year-old Everett girl to work as a "bikini...
Mar 6, 2013 at 9:43 PM
EVERETT, Wash. -- Two weeks after arresting a trio of so-called "bikini baristas," Everett police on Wednesday arrested the two men who own the controversial coffee stands.

Police picked up 29-year-old Bill Wheeler and his unidentified...
Mar 6, 2013 at 9:43 PM
EVERETT, Wash. -- Two weeks after arresting a trio of so-called "bikini baristas," Everett police on Wednesday arrested the two men who own the controversial coffee stands.

Police picked up 29-year-old Bill Wheeler and his unidentified...
Feb 20, 2013 at 6:05 PM
Three so-called "bikini baristas" were arrested Wednesday in Everett for violating the city's adult cabaret law.
Feb 20, 2013 at 6:05 PM
EVERETT, Wash. -- Three so-called "bikini baristas", including a 16-year-old girl, were arrested Wednesday in Everett for allegedly violating the city's adult cabaret law.

The arrests came at the end of a two-month long investigation into a...
Jun 11, 2010 at 6:20 PM
Grab 'N Go Espresso owner Bill Wheeler was last seen on May 26 in Las Vegas, where he'd driven to from his Everett home. Police have since found his pick-up truck, burned and abandoned in the desert outside Los Angeles.
Jun 11, 2010 at 4:41 PM

The owner of Everett's controversial Grab-N-Go bikini espresso stands has been reported missing.

Bill Wheeler was last seen by his wife and young son on May 26 in Las Vegas, where family members say he picked up a new espresso...
Oct 20, 2009 at 12:08 PM

KOMO reporter Marlee Ginter spoke with the owner of Grab-N-Go Espresso this morning about the prostitution charges five of his employees are facing.

Bill Wheeler says if the baristas did anything against company policy or against the...
Sep 25, 2009 at 6:48 PM
A former employee says Grab-N-Go Bikini Hut Espresso is a steamy shop that sells coffee with a little extra on the side. "I showed up in my bathing suit. He (the owner) came in and said, 'You need to put on pasties or you can't work here.'" said Jess.
Sep 25, 2009 at 6:53 PM

According to a woman named Jess, Grab-N-Go Bikini Hut Espresso is a steamy business that sells coffee with a little extra on the side.
Jess, who did not want to be identified by her last name, used to work at the coffee stand some of whose...
Sep 25, 2009 at 9:53 AM

The boss of the five baristas charged with prostitution says he'll fire the women if the charges stick.

"We're hiring baristas to sell coffee," said Bill Wheeler, who owns the five Grab-N-Go Espresso stands in Everett. "(The baristas)...
Sep 23, 2009 at 9:19 PM
Police said no sex was involved, but the women, ages 18 to 24, are accused of sexual acts, including exposing their breasts and privates and licking whipped cream off of each other in exchange for money. "The evidence is pretty clear," Sgt. Robert Goetz said.

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