KUALA LUMPUR – Eight foreign sex workers were arrested at a hotel in Bandar Sri Permaisuri during a police raid today.
Those arrested constitute of one Thai, one Vietnamese and five Indonesian women aged between 24 and 34 years-old.
Besides that, a 40-year-old hotel manager and her 27-year-old assistant were also arrested in the raid.
The Cheras District Police Chief, ACP Mohamed Mokhsein Mohamed Zon said that the raid was held at 12.15 am after the police received a public tip.
According to him, the manager and the premise caretaker were arrested and investigated under Section 372A of the Penal Code.
Meanwhile, the Thai, Vietnamese and Indonesian prostitutes were arrested and investigated under Section 372B of the Penal Code and Section 6(1)(c) of the Immigration Act 1959/63. – MalaysiaGazette