The Straits Times
Published on Dec 18, 2012

Pub owner and Filipina charged with vice offences


A pub owner and his girlfriend were charged on Tuesday with vice offences.

Pannirselvam Krishnan, 49, owner of Dotcom Entertainment, is alleged to have lived on the immoral earnings of 14 Filipino prostitutes aged 19 to 30, while Kristella Marie Garcia Alabado, 23, allegedly helped him by collecting the women's earnings between April and August this year.

She faces 14 charges, while he has 19 charges.

Two of the charges accuse him of managing the pub in Arab Street and another called Dotcom Oracle in Orchard Road as contact points for prostitutes.