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Suspects of attacking tourists were detained in Istanbul.

Suspects of attacking tourists were detained in Istanbul.

More than 90 people suspected of attacking tourists in order to force them to pay a large bill at entertainment venues have been detained in Istanbul, some cases have already been brought to court, TELE1 TV channel reported.

“In Istanbul, 96 suspects were detained for attacking tourists whom they brought to entertainment venues in order to force them to pay a large bill; some cases were brought to court,” the TV channel reported.

It is clarified that at the same time, operations were carried out in 13 provinces of Istanbul against suspects who overcharged tourists who visited entertainment venues, took away their mobile phones and wallets, and beat up clients who refused to pay.