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Vietnam Police Bust Online Gambling Ring Worth $3.8 Billion

The Epoch Times

By Aldgra Fredly

December 4, 2021 Updated: December 4, 2021


Police in Vietnam detained 59 people linked to a cryptocurrency gambling ring in what was seen to be the city’s biggest-ever illegal online gambling ring, with transactions totaling more than $3.8 billion, not including the reciprocal money from the dealers.

The suspects have admitted to the police their involvement in organizing the online gambling site and have had their items confiscated. These items include 40 laptops, 79 mobile phones, ATM cards, luxury cars, and cash worth over 2.9 billion dongs ($130,000), according to state media on Dec. 3.

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