22 Chinese detained for organizing gambling in Vietnam

More than 20 Chinese nationals have been arrested in Vietnam’s southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau for organizing illegal gambling, local media reports.

More than 100 police officers stormed three villas and a hotel in Vung Tau City, seizing 41 computers, 13 laptops, 300 mobile phones, one card reader machine, one machine for producing fake bank cards, 33 ATM cards issued by a Chinese bank and 200 card prototypes.

The suspects, which include 20 males and two females, were detained for organizing gambling and producing fake bank cards.

Computers and laptops seized contained data showing they were logging in online gambling websites on behalf of Chinese citizens.