A woman was sentenced to 3½ years in jail on Wednesday for recruiting teenagers to steal back her mahjong losses. Photo: Shutterstock A woman was sentenced to 3½ years in jail on Wednesday for recruiting teenagers to steal back her mahjong losses. Photo: Shutterstock
A woman was sentenced to 3½ years in jail on Wednesday for recruiting teenagers to steal back her mahjong losses. Photo: Shutterstock

Hong Kong woman gets 42 months in prison for recruiting son, his friends to steal back mahjong losses

  • Magistrate says the severity of the woman’s sentence reflected the number of accomplices she recruited, and her role as mastermind of the scheme
  • Her son was among those sentenced to serve time in a juvenile facility over the incident

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
A woman was sentenced to 3½ years in jail on Wednesday for recruiting teenagers to steal back her mahjong losses. Photo: Shutterstock A woman was sentenced to 3½ years in jail on Wednesday for recruiting teenagers to steal back her mahjong losses. Photo: Shutterstock
A woman was sentenced to 3½ years in jail on Wednesday for recruiting teenagers to steal back her mahjong losses. Photo: Shutterstock
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