Monday, June 24, 2024 - Login

Vietnamese police hands over Chinese casino fugitive


Vietnamese police on Tuesday transferred a Chinese fugitive wanted for suspicion of opening an online casino, local media reports.

The male suspect, named Zhou along with several associates had allegedly set up an online gambling site in 2011, involving capital of 400 billion yuan (US$61.7 billion) and profits of 580 million yuan.

Zhou later fled abroad, and in 2014, the International Criminal Police Organization issued red notice against the fugitive.

In 2015, the Chinese Ministry of Public Security sent a request over to Vietnam for the arrest of Zhou, who was recently found and arrested at a restaurant in Hanoi.

Asia Gaming Brief is a news and intelligence service providing up to date market information for worldwide executives on relevant gaming issues in Asia.

Contact us

ASIA GAMING BRIEF
PO Box 1139, Macau SAR
Tel: +853 2871 7267
Fax: +853 2871 7264

Asia Gaming Brief