Thai Slaves Forced To Work In Auckland - Police
Auckland police have rescued seven Thai women slaves after
being tipped off to the alleged crime over a telephone
Police freed the seven women last night after
discovering they were allegedly forced to work for an
Auckland company for 13 hours a day for $570 a month.
Department Of Labour will also be investigating the
allegations, an operation which its says will be a top
Police say the women will be returning to
Thailand either today or tomorrow.
The allegations follow
on from a Christchurch child slave operation, where a
businessman held captive two children. The children were
kept in confined conditions and it was alleged he was
forcing the children to have sex.
When the police
discovered the children, the man fled the
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