Man arrested for running illegal bar, employing minors

Okinawa City Police arrested a 32-year-old self-employed Chatan man on suspicion of employing three underage girls in his unauthorized bar.

According to investigators, the man enticed three 16-year-old girls to work in his bar in Awase, Okinawa City. Acting on a tip, the police raided the place and found the three minors working in the bar entertaining customers around midnight, Sep. 25th. The man had no license to operate his bar, and he was arrested on the spot.

The man has admitted to the charges.

01:29 28 May , 2024