FOURTEEN women - 12 Jamaican and two Bahamian - have been arrested for solicitation and immigration infringements after a nightclub raid by Flying Squad officers on Friday night.
Officers, acting on intelligence, descended on a nightclub at Rosetta and Madeira Streets, where they found 12 women from Jamaica and two Bahamian women hiding in a secret room. The officers suspected the women to be at the nightclub for the purpose of solicitation for prostitution.
The women were taken into custody for solicitation for prostitution and breach of the Immigration Act. The club owner was also arrested for breach of the Liquor Licence Act and solicitation for prostitution.