At least five robberies or scams involving bitcoin have taken place in Hong Kong already this year. Photo: Fung Chang
At least five robberies or scams involving bitcoin have taken place in Hong Kong already this year. Photo: Fung Chang

Bitcoin trader robbed of HK$3 million in cash when ‘sellers’ in Hong Kong show up with knife

  • The 39-year-old trader from South Korea arrived for the exchange on Ashley Road in Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Armed gang snatches bag of cash he is carrying, cuts victim’s hand and then flees

At least five robberies or scams involving bitcoin have taken place in Hong Kong already this year. Photo: Fung Chang
At least five robberies or scams involving bitcoin have taken place in Hong Kong already this year. Photo: Fung Chang
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