29 Jun '12, 4am
Lawyer charged with paid sex with underage Vietnamese girl
Gwee Hak Theng, 59, allegedly paid $300 for the sexual services of a 16-year-old Vietnamese girl at Four Chain View Hotel in Geylang on July 19 last year. . -- ST PHOTO: WONG KWAI CHOW By Elena Chong A lawyer was charged in court on Friday with having paid sex with an underage Vietnamese girl. Gwee Hak Theng, 59, allegedly paid $300 for the sexual services of the 16-year-old girl at Four Chain View Hotel in Geylang on July 19 last year. A former deputy public prosecutor, Gwee runs his own practice styled Spencer Gwee and Company. He is the 11th man to be charged in relation to a vice syndicate operated by a couple in Geylang.