SINGAPORE (CNA) – Two women have been arrested for their suspected involvement in selling counterfeit goods on a social media platform.
The suspects, aged 33 and 38, were arrested after the police conducted a raid around Ang Mo Kio Street 64 on Wednesday.
“During the operation, more than 3,000 pieces of trademark-infringing goods comprising handbags, apparel, watches and accessories with an estimated street value of more than SGD72,000 were seized,” the police said in a news release yesterday.
Preliminary investigations showed that one of the women had allegedly obtained the counterfeit goods from overseas, the police added.
Investigations are ongoing.
The police said they take a serious view of intellectual property rights infringements.