3 arrested for kidnapping, human trafficking

August 28, 2017

An ROP official stated that the Department of Inquiries and Criminal Investigations at Muscat has arrested three Asians on charges of kidnapping and human trafficking.

An official said, “The accused kidnapped an Asian woman from Al Khoudh and took her to an apartment in Hamriya. The ROP found the victim in a flat that was being used for prostitution by the accused. Another woman forced into prostitution was also freed.”

The case is with the Public Prosecution and the accused are being interrogated.