Dozens of women arrested in Sosua and Cabarete for pestering tourists
PUERTO PLATA. – Several women were arrested by agents of the Tourist Police (POLITUR) in the tourist towns of Sosua and Cabarete, as supposedly they were hassling foreign vacationers in the area. It was reported that these ladies come from Santo Domingo, Santiago and the Northwest towns to work at night entertainment centers of Sosua and Cabarete. In conversation with the reporter, Carmen Ramirez Diaz, one of the imprisoned, said that POLITUR make their life impossible asking for money to let them go. The women described it as an “abuse” actions taken against them by the POLITUR and said they have no alternative but to make a living and guarantee the support of their families than by doing what they do.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
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