Police arrest woman who allegedly procured child prostitutes for American fugitive

first_imgThe Jakarta Police have arrested a woman for allegedly procuring child prostitutes for American fugitive Russ Albert Medlin, who was recently arrested in Jakarta for suspected sex crimes against minors.“We seized her in Banten. She is now in Jakarta Police custody,” Jakarta Police spokesperson Sr. Comr. Yusri Yunus told the press on Friday as quoted by tempo.co. “During the arrest, she fled to a nearby hill. It takes four hours to climb the hill from the closest district.”According to Yusri, the woman, identified as A, fled to Banten after the news of Medlin’s arrest surfaced earlier in the week.  A allegedly received Rp 6.3 million (USD$ 447.50) for each child she procured for the American. Police arrested Medlin at his residence in Jakarta on Monday, after questioning three minors who accused the American of sexually assaulting them.Medlin was charged under the 2002 Child Protection Law and could face up to 15 years’ imprisonment if found guilty.Police added that Medlin had twice been convicted of sexual assault against a minor by a district court in Nevada, the United States, in 2006 and 2008. He has been on the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) wanted list for crimes related to an investment scam in bitcoin stocks worth $722 million. (trn)Topics :last_img read more

Hatem Ben Arfa mocks former boss Unai Emery after Rennes stun Arsenal in Europa League

first_imgAdvertisement Hatem Ben Arfa fell out with Unai Emery at PSG (Picture: Getty)Rennes star Hatem Ben Arfa couldn’t resist a dig at former manager Unai Emery after his side’s 3-1 win against Arsenal.The French side take a two-goal lead to the Emirates next Thursday after they saw off 10-man Arsenal in north-west France.Emery managed Ben Arfa during his time at PSG and fell out with the hot-tempered Frenchman, consigning him to the club’s reserves for around 15 months.Ben Arfa is now suing his former club for a loss of earnings and he took a dig at Emery after Rennes’ win, claiming the Spaniard ‘hasn’t changed’.ADVERTISEMENT Metro Sport ReporterThursday 7 Mar 2019 10:48 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link359Shares Hatem Ben Arfa mocks former boss Unai Emery after Rennes stun Arsenal in Europa League Advertisement Ben Arfa was the catalyst for his side’s win (Picture: Getty)‘My motivation was to play a solid match, to win and get ourselves into a good position to go through,’ said Ben Arfa.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘That’s what was in my head.‘But I did see the same Emery, as agitated as ever. I looked over at him a few times and that made me laugh a little. He hasn’t changed.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalRennes scored immediately after Sokratis’ red card and the French side capitalised on their man advantage.Nevertheless, Emery is confident that his side will progress to the last-8.‘The result for the first 90 minutes is hard for us but we are going to start the next match next week with 11 vs 11 and with the same respect we have had the first half,’ said Emery.‘We are going to do that at home. ‘I have confidence with our players, our supporters helping us’.MORE: Paul Merson and Phil Thompson explain why Alexis Sanchez has flopped at Manchester United Commentlast_img read more