Federal agents enter an upscale flat complex in Irvine, California during a raid in 2015. File photo: APFederal agents enter an upscale flat complex in Irvine, California during a raid in 2015. File photo: AP
Federal agents enter an upscale flat complex in Irvine, California during a raid in 2015. File photo: AP

Chinese fugitive Chao ‘Edwin’ Chen sentenced in US birth tourism scheme

  • Authorities say Chen was among more than a dozen people charged with running scheme in California
  • Chen pleaded guilty in 2016 to visa fraud, marriage fraud and filing a false tax return but then fled to China
Topic |   Chinese overseas
Federal agents enter an upscale flat complex in Irvine, California during a raid in 2015. File photo: APFederal agents enter an upscale flat complex in Irvine, California during a raid in 2015. File photo: AP
Federal agents enter an upscale flat complex in Irvine, California during a raid in 2015. File photo: AP
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