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
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

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