|A group of women who took part in the high-price prostitution ring in HCM City. – Photo congan.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HCM CITY - Police in HCM City has busted a large-scale prostitution ring which involves local models and actresses.
The police arrested three women on Thursday for brokering sex work services.
Nguyễn Thị Tiền, 33, her sister Nguyễn Thị Ngọc, 31, and Phạm Thị Thanh Huyền, 32, were arrested when police raided hotels in District 1 and 10 and nabbed four people involved in prostitution.
At the investigation agency, the objects admitted that they provided sexual services ranging from US$700 to $2,500 per client. The deals were brokered by Tiền and Ngọc.
The sisters claimed to be working as hosts for entertainment shows, and had persuaded some of the actresses and models they worked with to become sex workers to earn some extra cash.
They also confessed that about 30 celebrities had joined the high-priced prostitution ring.
The police are expanding the investigation. – VNS