GARY | The Lake County prosecutor's office has charged a Gary woman with running a strip club that sells liquor without a state license.
Gary police said they raided AJ's Gentlemen's Club, 5195 Harrison St., on June 21 after an undercover vice officer purchased alcohol inside the club twice in two days.
Police identified the owner as Gail Gray, 59, of Gary. She is named in a Class D felony charge of maintaining a place unlawfully selling alcoholic beverages.
Police said they also are investigating evidence of prostitution by at least one of the dancers at the club.