Contraband seized in a series of raids on gambling dens, illegal bars and illicit petrol sellers in the New Territories earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee Contraband seized in a series of raids on gambling dens, illegal bars and illicit petrol sellers in the New Territories earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee
Contraband seized in a series of raids on gambling dens, illegal bars and illicit petrol sellers in the New Territories earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hundreds arrested, some with ‘triad ties’, in series of raids on brothels, gambling dens and illicit petrol sellers in Hong Kong’s New Territories

  • Joint operations turn up drugs, illegal cigarettes and a record haul of illicit petrol
  • Eleven of those arrested are alleged to have triad backgrounds, though most are believed to be customers of the illicit enterprises

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
Contraband seized in a series of raids on gambling dens, illegal bars and illicit petrol sellers in the New Territories earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee Contraband seized in a series of raids on gambling dens, illegal bars and illicit petrol sellers in the New Territories earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee
Contraband seized in a series of raids on gambling dens, illegal bars and illicit petrol sellers in the New Territories earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee
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