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10 women rescued from ‘prostitution den’ in Baguio City

By: - Correspondent / @kquitasolINQ
/ 05:35 PM December 09, 2021

BAGUIO CITY—Police in this city rescued Wednesday 10 women from an alleged prostitution den after raiding a nightclub at the Marcos Highway.

The victims, between 26 and 40 years old, worked at the Pharazuz Bar and are temporarily residing in the city, investigators said.

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Roldan Mangila Dela Cruz from Caloocan City and Louie Jamora Macatuno from Las Piñas City were arrested during the operation.

The suspects face criminal charges for violating the Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2003 and the Expanded Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2012.

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The rescued women were put under the custody of the local office of the Department of Social Welfare and Development.

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