17/01/2008

Alleged Sex Boss Held

The gardaí in north Cork have arrested a man as part of an investigation into organised prostitution.

The 51-year-old was detained by detectives from the Criminal Assets Bureau at around 7.30am on Thursday morning, during a raid carried out as part of an on-going investigation, dubbed Operation Boulder.

He is understood to be a major player' in the sex industry in Ireland.

The man has been taken to Bridewell garda station in Cork in for questioning.

(BMcC)

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