4 women arrested during police raid on multiple massage parlours

Four women, aged between 34 and 57, were arrested on May 3, during an enforcement operation conducted against massage parlours located along Circular Road, Gemmill Lane, Duxton Road and Kitchener Road.

Three of them were arrested for offences under the Women’s Charter, while one of them was arrested for managing a place of assignation.

Two MEs were found to be operating without a valid license while one was found to have contravened licensing conditions.

Actions will also be taken against the operators under the Massage Establishment Act (MEA).

Investigations are ongoing.