17 children rescued from Patong human-trafficking gang

 17 children rescued from Patong human-trafficking gang

Patong Night Market in Phuket. Photo by Gregory from Pexels.



PHUKET: A series of raids by police have safely taken into protection 17 children held by a human-trafficking operation in Patong, which saw children who did not bring home enough money being beaten with a coat hanger.

Lt Gen Jaruwat Waisaya, an assistant to the national police chief, explained at a press conference at Phuket Provincial Police headquarters in Phuket Town yesterday (Feb 23) that the children were taken into protection after raids at four locations in Patong.

Full story: thephuketnews.com

By Eakkapop Thongtub
The Phuket News



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