Law enforcement agencies of Moldova have detained a man, suspected in the international pimping.
39-year-old man is a citizen of Romania, which the Spanish authorities previously convicted to 9 years for similar offenses.
In order to close in on a suspect in the investigation process has been introduced an officer under cover.
Centre for Combating Trafficking in Persons at the National investigations inspectorate jointly with the Prosecutor's general office found that the suspect recruited young women in Moldova for further prostitution in Spain.
Price per hour was 60 euro, of which 30 euro received the man.
Law enforcement agencies managed to detain the suspect, when he returned to Moldova and was going to organize the transit of three 25-year old girls in Spain and accompanied by one of them in a minibus traveling from Chisinau to Bucharest.
On the basis of the offenses was initiated a criminal case under article 220 item 3 of the Criminal Code of Moldova - «Pimping».
The suspect could receive a sentence of imprisonment for a term of 10 years. Now he is under preventive arrest for 30 days.
The police continue the investigation to clarify all circumstances and to identify all the girls which the suspect sends away to Spain.