2 women arrested for suspected vice activities in Bukit Merah flat

Two women, believed to have been carrying out vice-related activities in a rented flat in Jalan Membina, were arrested on Tuesday (April 4).
Two women, believed to have been carrying out vice-related activities in a rented flat in Jalan Membina, were arrested on Tuesday (April 4). PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Two women suspected of vice-related activities were arrested at Jalan Membina on Tuesday (April 4), police said.

The two, aged 22 and 30, are believed to have carried out their activities in a rented flat along Jalan Membina, which is in Bukit Merah.

They advertised their sexual services online.

Subsequent investigations will also be carried out against the house owner, police said.

Anyone found guilty of keeping, managing or assisting in the management of a brothel can be fined up to $3,000, jailed up to three years or both.

For a second or subsequent conviction, they can be fined up to $10,000 and/or jailed up to five years.