Hutchinson told media after the pair had been charged. Surrounding scrubland was also searched. The Craigslist arrests come just over a month after another Gold Coast man was killed in an unrelated botched robbery allegedly involving a prostitute. Police charged a sex worker with manslaughter, along with a driver who accompanied her, the Gold Coast Bulletin reports. The driver was also charged with manslaughter and armed robbery and will appear in court in February. A sex worker intended to rob Mr Hudson.
Gregory John Hudson was killed in a botched robbery. Supt Hutchinson said in both cases people had risked their safety in responding to offers for sex from strangers. Two years before that, also in the US, at least two men were led to their deaths through a fake job listing on Craigslist.
And just this week a deal conducted through the US version of the site ended with a man robbed at gunpoint. Police are urging anyone who has been a victim of robbery after responding to an ad on Craigslist to come forward and contact Crimestoppers Prostitution in licensed brothels is legal in Queensland, but street prostitution is illegal.
Queensland has strict laws about sex and sexual activity. You can legally work as a sex worker in Queensland if you work alone from your home, unit, motel or hotel or if you work in a licensed brothel. There are many health and safety issues for people working as sex workers.
If you are in this situation you should get legal advice. Sex work and the law in Queensland Prostitution Licensing Authority. General offences relating to prostitution Prostitution Licensing Authority. Sex work and the law in Queensland Respect Inc. South West Brisbane Community Legal Centre offers basic help and advice on a range of legal matters including family law, domestic violence, child protection and youth criminal law advocacy services. YFS Legal gives legal information and advice to young people under Community legal centres give legal advice on a range of topics.
Contact them to find out if they can help with your matter. Queensland Law Society can refer you to a specialist private lawyer for advice or representation. Bravehearts provides counselling and support to children, adolescents and adult survivors of child sexual assault, as well as their non-offending family members.