Suspected brothel shut after swoop in Walsall

Walsall | News | Published:

A suspected brothel has been closed down following a police swoop in Walsall.

Officers raided a flat above a taxi rank in Darlaston Road, Darlaston.

A 28-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of managing a brothel and has been released on police bail.

The swoop, which took place at 3pm yesterday, was part of Operation Scarlet, a borough crackdown on prostitution and kerb crawlers.

Almost 100 people have also been served with kerb crawler notices, meaning they can be locked up if they return to the area.

Sorry, we are not accepting comments on this article.


Top Stories


More from the Express & Star


UK & International News