Police discovered 17 underage boys working as prostitutes when they raided a Sunee Plaza gay bar.
Manager Phatpongsakorn Luecha, 34, and staffers Hin Lemnu, 26, and Onn Phusaemsri, 36, were arrested in the March 5 raid at the Mic My Boy Bar on Soi VC 10. The foreign owner of the bar managed to escape capture.
European men ogling boys on stage were released without charge.
Police said Phatpongsakorn confessed he’d hired boys under 18 to work in the club as dancers and prostitutes.
The underage boys were transferred to the Social Development and Welfare Department.
Manager Phatpongsakorn Luecha and others have been arrested for hiring boys under the age of 18 to work as dancers and prostitutes.