Criminal Law

DSI to proceed with "Victoria Secret" Human Trafficking Case to Court

Date: 13 March 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: National News Bureau of Thailand

BANGKOK, Mar 13 (NNT) - The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) will proceed to court with human trafficking charges involving "Victoria Secret" massage parlor.

Deputy DSI Director-General Songsak Raksaksakul said the agency has investigated the human trafficking case following a raid on "Victoria Secret" massage parlor with the available evidence, and will conclude the probe before the 84-days detention of the suspects ends.

He said the DSI will proceed with the case in two separate files to public prosecutors, including the alleged prostitution of children aged below 12 years, and the alleged obstruction to the authorities on the day of the arrest of the suspects.

The charges will be filed against the owner of the massage parlor, namely Kampon Wirathemsuporn and Boonsap Amornrattanakhiri, among others.

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