About 100 officers raided hotel rooms and some 20 other locations across the city on Thursday, and arrested 38 people and seized HK$790,000 (US$101,926) in cash. Photo: handout
About 100 officers raided hotel rooms and some 20 other locations across the city on Thursday, and arrested 38 people and seized HK$790,000 (US$101,926) in cash. Photo: handout

Sex syndicate found to have smuggled women from mainland China, used Hong Kong hotels as operations base: police sources

  • Thirty-eight suspects were arrested after police raided two hotels, with ring believed to have earned HK$6 million (US$774,000) since April
  • Source says women kept in rooms with meals brought to them, no clients allowed after midnight and control centres operated by gang members in hotels

About 100 officers raided hotel rooms and some 20 other locations across the city on Thursday, and arrested 38 people and seized HK$790,000 (US$101,926) in cash. Photo: handout
About 100 officers raided hotel rooms and some 20 other locations across the city on Thursday, and arrested 38 people and seized HK$790,000 (US$101,926) in cash. Photo: handout
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