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Chinese mob ” shot caller” connected  to World Cup betting ring bust in Las Vegas

 

By Jeff German, Las Vegas Review Journal

A reputed ranking member of an Asian crime syndicate has been tied to the World Cup betting ring raided this summer at Caesars Palace, according to evidence seized by the FBI.

Documents obtained by FBI agents show a Macau casino junket company associated with Cheung Chi-Tai — whom authorities have identified as a leader of the Hong Kong-based Wo Hop To Triad — was among several companies the international betting organization is believed to have used to settle up wagers with its wealthy customers.

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