Mainland pair held in $16m fake credit card probe

PUBLISHED : Friday, 08 March, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 08 March, 2002, 12:00am

Commercial Crime Bureau officers arrested two man, 34 and 48, who arrived from the mainland in Mongkok and seized more than 700 credit cards with limits of more than $16 million. Officers believe the older man was believed to be the mastermind of a fake card manufacturing syndicate.

Computers believed to have been involved in the manufacture of fake cards were seized from a flat in a building in Shanghai Street.