Cubao spa raided, 14 ‘rescued’

OPERATIVES of the Philippine National Police Women and Children Protection Center on Tuesday evening raided a spa in Cubao, Quezon City said to be  used as a ‘front’ for prostitution, officials said.

The raid at the Midas Touch Spa located in Barangay San Roque in Cubao resulted in the arrest of three men identified as Christian Fernandez, Christopher Gabane and Bryan Ebin. All three will be facing charges for violation of the trafficking in persons act.

PNP-WCPC director, Chief Superintendent William Macavinta said that  the raid also resulted in the rescue of 14 people including a minor and the recovery of two marked P500 bills paid by an undercover officer for the ‘services’ being offered by the spa as well as condoms and the spa’s promo cards.