Personnel from the Criminal Investigation Department have arrested three European women and an Arab man for trading in flesh, reports Al-Seyassah daily. The daily quoting security sources said police acting on information got a warrant issued by the Public Prosecution, raided the apartment and arrested the three women and the man who is believed to be a pimp. The women reportedly entered the country on tourist visa.
Meanwhile an Asian woman and 18 other expatriates of various nationalities were arrested in Jahra for gambling, prostitution and liquor consumption. Acting on information that an Asian woman is using a flat in a commercial building in Jahra for illegal activities, acting Director of Jahra Security Directorate Colonel Falah Mohsen formed a security team tasked to put the suspect under surveillance. After verifying the information, the officers obtained an arrest and search warrant from the Public Prosecution before raiding the woman’s apartment. During the raid, the officers arrested 18 other expatriates and found money, gambling equipment and liquor. A case was registered and all those arrested were referred to the concerned security department for the necessary legal action.