27 arrested in Oman for immoral acts

Energy Tuesday 08/October/2019 10:20 AM
By: Times News Service
27 arrested in Oman for immoral acts

Muscat: The Royal Oman Police (ROP) command has arrested 27 expats, most of them women, on charges of conducting acts contrary to public morality.

The ROP said in a statement online: "Muscat Police Headquarters has arrested 21 women and 6 men of Asian nationalities on charges of conducting acts contrary to public morals, and for violating labor and residence laws."

ROP added: "The defendants were arrested from rented apartments and would conduct acts contrary to public morals. Legal proceedings were taken against them."