With the city under lockdown, a jogger runs past murals on Sunset Strip in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Photo: AP

Drug dollars and Chinese cash: dirty money piles up in Los Angeles amid coronavirus lockdown

  • Authorities seize millions in illegal proceeds as pandemic makes it hard for crime groups to move funds in and out of city
  • Complex system of exchange involving Chinese capital and Mexican narcotics breaks down in face of disrupted global supply chains
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
With the city under lockdown, a jogger runs past murals on Sunset Strip in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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