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2 Koreans arrested for alleged extortion in Pasay City

/ 09:41 AM December 04, 2021

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MANILA, Philippines — Police have arrested two Korean nationals for alleged extortion in Pasay City.

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The Southern Police District on Saturday said the victim, also a Korean national, complained that his vehicle was stolen, allegedly by one Hyunju Kim,whileparked in front of a condominium building last November 4, 2021.

Police said that on December 2, the suspects  demanded money from the victim in exchange for the stolen vehicle.

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An entrapment operation was launched, which resulted in the arrest of Lee Giyeoung and Kim Jae Yong at the condominium building at around 9 p.m. on Thursday.

A complaint for extortion was filed against the arrested suspects, while a case for car-napping will be filed against Hyunju Kim who remains at large.

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