28th March 2019 – (Hong Kong) Special force from Wong Tai Sin Police District raided two illegal mahjong dens in Wong Tai Sin area at 2pm today after receiving a tip-off.
During the operation, police seized one electronic mahjong table, 2 sets of mahjong and HK$160 cash at an apartment in Chuk Yuen South Estate. A 61 year old local man was arrested for operating an illegal mahjong business. Another 3 more local men aged between 79-81 years old were arrested for gambling.
Police officers raided a separate apartment on Po Tin Lane and seized 2 electronic mahjong tables, 4 sets of mahjong and HK$180 cash. A 59 year old man was arrested for operating an illegal mahjong business. 1 man and 3 women aged between 43-63 years old were arrested for gambling.