Vietnamese held for prostitution

|    James Kon    |

A FOREIGN woman was detained following a raid targetting vice activities in a hotel at the Gadong area yesterday afternoon by officers from the Anti-Vice and Gambling Suppression Unit of the Criminal Investigation Department.

The suspect is 32-year-old Vietnamese national Nguyen Cao Thu Trinh.

The suspect and evidence such as cash and condoms were brought to the Criminal Investigation Department for further investigation.

The case is being investigated under Section 294A of the Penal Code Chapter 22 under the offence of offering sexual services.

Members of the public are urged to report any information on immoral or suspicious activities to the police.