The Straits Times
Published on Nov 30, 2012

Vice syndicate member jailed 17 months for pimping activities


A third man of an online vice syndicate was jailed for 17 months on Friday for various pimping activities.

Wong Yeou Nan, 32, now a driver, was the one of the right-hand men of ringleader Koh Wee Siong, 33, who was jailed for two years on Thursday for his offences.

In September this year, a syndicate member, Tan Lip Ghim, 33, was jailed for six months for living on immoral earnings of prostitutes and assisting in the management of the vice ring from August till December last year.

Wong pleaded guilty to eight of 20 charges of conspiracy to live in part on the earnings of prostitution earnings, assisting in managing a brothel and conspiring to procure a woman for prostitution.