Spanish police bust gang of bogus Chinese doctors
Published on Jun 27, 2014 6:50 PM
MADRID (AFP) - Spanish police busted a Chinese gang accused of carrying out back-street abortions, surgery and dentistry in unhygienic home clinics, officials said on Friday.
They released photographs of items seized in the raids, including a pile of human teeth, pills and numerous unsterilised forceps and dental tools.
Police said they detained eight Chinese suspects in a year-long operation and shut down six "clandestine medical clinics" in the Usera district of southern Madrid, which is home to a large Chinese community.
As well as those held in custody, police brought charges against two others for crimes against public health and unlicensed professional activity.
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