Female person in charge and 10 gamblers arrested at illegal baccarat casino in Tai Po


2nd February 2023 – (Hong Kong) After in-depth investigations, police launched an anti-crime operation in Tai Po District yesterday afternoon and raided a unit on San Shing Avenue in Sheung Shui. Police smashed a suspected illegal baccarat casino, seized a baccarat table, 34 decks of poker, a batch of chips, a batch of furniture, about 50,000 Hong Kong dollars in cash and other evidence. The officers arrested the female person in charge of the unit (58 years old) on suspicion of “operating a gambling establishment”. The other three men and 7 women (aged 27 to 69) were arrested on suspicion of “gambling in a gambling establishment”.