21 May 2011

NZ man under arrest after raid on brothel

6:04 am on 21 May 2011

The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade says it is aware of reports that a New Zealand man has been arrested on sex charges in the Philippines.

An official says embassy staff in the Philippines are making inquiries.

A news agency reports that a New Zealander and two Australians were arrested in a raid on a brothel in the city of Angeles, about 100km from the capital, Manila.