How it works:
- Situation: as reported by the Jeju Island district police, this scam seeks to extort money from tourists seeking sex with teenage girls.
- Opening: these teenage girls recruit victims through a mobile chat app and lure them to a hotel room.
- Set-up: there, victims are blackmailed and threatened to give up a sum of money or they would be reported to the police for soliciting sex with underage girls.
Places to beware:
- Jeju Island
What to do:
- Avoid such activities.